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The minor in comedy is designed to train students in the creation of comedic entertainment in film, television and new media.
To apply to the minor in comedy, a student must be in good academic standing, have a declared major, and be currently enrolled in or have completed with a passing grade CTWR 404 Foundations of Comedy.
Applicants are required to submit the following materials: (1) Cinematic Arts departmental application, (2) curriculum vitae highlighting comedy experience, and (3) a comedic short film script or comedy sketch script. Applications and admission information can be obtained from the USC School of Cinematic Arts, Writing for Screen and Television division, (213) 740-3303.
Course Requirements for the Minor
A total of 16 units is required to complete the comedy minor.