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Industry Perspectives (FLTV10013)

Undergraduate level 1Points: 12.5On Campus (Southbank)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 1
Subject codeFLTV10013
Semester 1
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Through lectures with local visiting filmmakers and participation in selected craft workshops with directing students, this subject introduces students to broader screen and television industry practices. Students also develop formal and informal skills in giving and receiving critical feedback on creative work.

This subject includes an embedded program in academic literacy skill of analysis, discussion, essay writing, research and information retrieval.

Intended learning outcomes

On completing this subject, students will be able to:

  • formulate a broad understanding of the filmmaking landscape;
  • critically and constructively review their own and peers' creative work;
  • apply knowledge of screen practices in own creative writing.

Eligibility and requirements




Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
FLTV10012 Screenwriting Practices 1A
Semester 1
FLTV10014 Pictures, Sounds, Words
Semester 1

Non-allowed subjects


Core participation requirements

The University of Melbourne is committed to providing students with reasonable adjustments to assessment and participation under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and the Assessment and Results Policy (MPF1326). Students are expected to meet the core participation requirements for their course. These can be viewed under Entry and Participation Requirements for the course outlines in the Handbook.

Further details on how to seek academic adjustments can be found on the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/student-equity/home



Script report(s) (800 words)

  • 800 words
Week 820%

Craft exercise/s (equivalent of 800 words)

  • 800 words
Throughout the semester20%

Critical reflection blog (equivalent 800 words words)

  • 800 words
Week 620%

Industry perspectives assignment (equivalent 1600 words)

  • 1600 words
Week 1140%

Additional details

Dates & times

  • Semester 1
    Principal coordinatorLuke Devenish
    Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
    Contact hours41 hours
    Total time commitment170 hours
    Teaching period 4 March 2019 to 2 June 2019
    Last self-enrol date15 March 2019
    Census date31 March 2019
    Last date to withdraw without fail10 May 2019
    Assessment period ends28 June 2019

    Semester 1 contact information

Time commitment details

170 hours

Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    There are no specifically prescribed or recommended texts for this subject.

Last updated: 15 October 2019