Course Description

This course covers the fundamentals of comedy writing with special focus on the techniques of writing comedy for television and the web with an emphasis on sketches and sitcoms. Students take part in story editing exercises, designed to simulate industry practices. This course's key goal is to develop students' creative and comic voice in their writing. (Formerly BDC 943).


Prerequisites: [CRTA 102  (formerly BDC 102) or RTA 107 or RTA 108] and CRTA 212 (formerly BDC 202)

Relevant Programs


Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, it is not scheduled for the Spring 2020 term.

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