Part-Time Faculty: FIL 500, M004: Episodic Writing Comedy (Fall 2022) | Syracuse University - Military Veterans

at Herc - Upstate New York

Syracuse, New York

Job Description: The Syracuse University Los Angeles Semester within the College of Visual and Performing Arts seeks Part-Time Instructor to teach FIL 500 Selected Topic-Episodic Writing Comedy, a 3 credit hour course, during the Fall semester, 2022. The purpose of this course is to provide students with a forum to discuss ideas while examining existing narratives to engage with the principles of visual storytelling to better understand narrative and dramatic structures. Students will learn the art of writing a script for episodic television and streaming while learning to pitch their stories to appropriate agencies. Students will be expected to read books, scripts, and industry trades as they relate to writing and business of television production in addition to watching several television shows. At the end of the course, students will complete a written pilot of high quality that could potentially be submitted for production. This topic focuses on Comedy.

Syracuse, New York

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