May 21, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
College Catalog 2024-2025

THDA 385 - Intermediate Playwriting

Cross-Listed as ENGL 385  

This course-a mixture of lecture, discussion, study of dramatic texts, writing exercises and in-class analysis of student writing-is intended to reinforce and build upon the skills developed in Playwriting. Topics will include dramatic structure, conflict, characterization, language/dialogue, as well as how to analyze your own work, give and receive feedback and techniques for rewriting. Students will engage in a rigorous development process which will culminate in the writing of a one act play.

  Prerequisite(s): THDA 242 ​ or ENGL 150 , or permission of instructor Spring semester (4 Credits)