Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL255 - Writing Television Drama & Comedy

Creative Writing Course: This course explores the process of researching and writing drama and comedy for series television. After close analysis of appropriate texts and series episodes, students develop and write scenes for a current sitcom and a current drama. In addition, they complete a spec teleplay for a current drama or comedy series. ENGL 255 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in The Arts. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall semester.