Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL255 - Writing Television Drama & Comedy


This course explores the process of writing series drama and comedy. After close analysis of series episodes and scripts, students develop and write scenes for a current comedy and a current drama. In addition, they develop and write a pilot and bible for an original series in a genre of their choice. ENGL255 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in The Arts. Prerequisites: Prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL100; RDNG116 if required by placement. 3 Cr. (3 Lec). Spring semester.