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Dramatic writing, B.F.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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Our position as the premier university of art and design means you'll benefit from the trademark SCAD synergy between talented peers in every creative arena. See your work come to life through collaboration with directors, actors, designers and technicians, while you learn from industry giants who visit SCAD every year and offer personal feedback on your work.

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Dramatic Writing
  • Introduction to Playwriting
  • Script Analysis for Film and Television
  • Survey of American Television
  • Creating Narrative Online Content: Vlogs, Sketches and Webisodes
  • Dramatic Writing Senior Project and Professional Development
  • Digital Film Production: Story to Screen
  • Feature Film Screenwriting: Outline and Development
  • Writing the Television Comedy Spec Script
  • Writing the Television Drama Spec Script
  • Feature Film Screenwriting: Completion and Revision
  • Writing the Television Comedy Pilot Script
  • Writing the Television Drama Pilot Script
  • Truth in Acting: The Methods
  • Acting for the Camera: Fundamentals
  • Survey of Performance

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • High school/secondary school juniors and seniors, or high school/secondary school graduates who have not attended a college or university. Includes home-schooled and jointly enrolled students.
  • Additional documents and required materials can be submitted at any time after you have completed your online application..

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37575 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37575 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37575 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37575 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Savannah

  • 993 - 1850 USD/month
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