Sub-Major Requirements Effective Winter 2014

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR STUDENTS PLANNING TO TAKE SAC 310 ( SCREENWRITING 1) OR SAC 311 (WRITING FOR TV 1)

Screenwriting Sub-Major Course Pathway

Requirements for the SAC Screenwriting Sub-Major

1) SAC major
2) SAC 210 – Intro to Screenwriting: B or better
3) SAC 310 - Screenwriting I: The Feature Script: Recommendation by SAC 310 Instructor and acceptance into SAC 410.
4) SAC 410 - Screenwriting II: The Rewrite: B- or better

5) ONE of the following courses:
SAC 311 - Writing for Television I: The Spec Script
SAC 427- Screenwriting III (highly selective from SAC 410 students)
SAC 423- Practicum for the Screenwriter/Dramatic Narrative III (only if you are selected as one of the two screenwriters in the course.)

After successful completion of SAC 410 with a B- or better, SAC majors may apply for the screenwriting sub-major.  The student should contact the Coordinator of Screenwriting
to state their interest in applying to the sub-major.  Final approval for the Screenwriting
sub-major is based on the student’s acceptance and successful completion of either SAC 311, SAC 427, or SAC 423 (only if you are selected as one of the two screenwriters for the course).