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Screenwriting Practices 1A (FLTV10012)

Undergraduate level 1Points: 25On Campus (Southbank)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 1
Subject codeFLTV10012
Semester 1
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Through a serious of lectures, workshops, tutorials and studio practice, students will be introduced to the basics of writing for the screen, with a focus on both contemporary screen craft and the more timeless nature of storytelling. Students will frequently study in the same classroom as the school's directing students with a view to promoting a broader understanding of filmmaking practices and nurturing creative teams. Students will write a completed original short script and take part in both collaborative and individual script development processes.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this course students will be able to:

-Begin to practice clear, effective writing;

-Be able to lead/follow a project through from inception to completion;

-Begin to understand a process of researching, drafting and redrafting documents to a polished outcome;

-Develop skills in creative collaboration;

-Develop an ability to work in a self motivated way.

Last updated: 18 July 2019