This course introduces the student to the principles of playwriting
through an analysis of plays in various genres and the use of texts on
dramatic theory. Students will work through projects assigned by the
instructor, and are expected to submit proposals to Minifest. Class work
and the completion of a short play determine the student's mark in the
Prereq: Engl 1406 (Engl 1413/Engl 1423) with a minimum grade of C-; for
majors, also Thea 1483.