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Bachelor of Fine Arts (Screenwriting) (B-FASCWRI) // Subject options

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First Year Subjects

Code Name Study period Credit Points
FLTV10012 Screenwriting Practices 1A
Semester 1
25
FLTV10013 Industry Perspectives
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV10014 Pictures, Sounds, Words
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV10015 Screenwriting Practices 1B
Semester 2
25
FLTV10009 Screen Culture and Aesthetics 1
Semester 2
12.5

PLUS

Students choose one VCA Elective (see list below)

Second Year Subjects

Code Name Study period Credit Points
FLTV20012 Screenwriting Practices 2A
Semester 1
25
FLTV20017 Screenwriting Practices 2B
Semester 2
25
FLTV20011 Gaming and the Writer
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV20010 Screen Culture and Aesthetics 2
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV20018 Writing for the Youth Screen Market
Semester 2
12.5

PLUS

Students choose one VCA Elective (see list below)

Third Year Subjects

Code Name Study period Credit Points
FLTV30011 Screen Culture and Aesthetics 3
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV30014 Screenwriting Practices 3
Year Long
50
FLTV30015 Screen Adaptation
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV30016 Attachment or Research Project
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV30017 Screenwriting Business
Semester 2
12.5

VCA Electives - level 1 subjects

Students wishing to take subjects offered as breadth options on the Parkville campus should seek permission from the Course Coordinator

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST10012 Alexander Technique for Daily Function
Semester 2
12.5
THTR10019 Clear Speech and Communication
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV10021 Interactive Art Media 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI10202 Jazz: The Improvisatory Spirit
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI10179 Making Music For Film And Animation 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI10184 Pop Song Writing 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
THTR10007 The Actors Process
Winter Term
12.5
FINA10035 Still Life: Nature Morte
Semester 2
12.5
FINA10036 Life Drawing: The Body
Semester 1
12.5
AIND10003 Ancient and Contemporary Indigenous Arts
Summer Term
Winter Term
12.5
AIND10004 Art and Indigenous Voice
Semester 1
12.5
DNCE10027 Dancing the Dance 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI10222 The Wellbeing Orchestra
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10009 Music Theatre: From Chorus To Ensemble
Winter Term
12.5
UNIB10011 The Secret Life of the Body 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
DRAM10026 Up Close and Personal with MTC
Semester 1
June
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP10001
CCDP10002 The Electronic Arts: Vision and Sound
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP10003 Video Games: Remaking Reality
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20044 Art and the Botanical
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
DNCE20032 Body Works Not available in 2019 12.5
DPSS10007 The History of Cool: Fashion & Attitude
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10009 Music Theatre: From Chorus To Ensemble
Winter Term
12.5
MUST10010 Singing 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUST10011 Singing 2
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10012 Alexander Technique for Daily Function
Semester 2
12.5

VCA Electives - level 2 subjects

Students wishing to take subjects offered as breadth options on the Parkville campus should seek permission from the Course Coordinator

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUSI20190 Advanced Recording Studio Techniques
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20194
MUSI20167 Creating Music For Advertising Not available in 2019 12.5
THTR20043 Design and the Moving Image
July
12.5
MUSI20164 Free Play New Music Improvisation Ensem
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20010 Glee Singing: The Power Of Pop Music
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
THTR20022 Improvisation: Text, Space and Action
Winter Term
12.5
MUST20011 Intimate Acts: Inside The 'Fourth Wall'
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20033 Introduction to Printmaking Processes
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20008 Music Theatre: Singing Sondheim
Summer Term
12.5
MUST20009 Music Theatre: Singing the Golden Age
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20026 Painting Techniques
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
THTR20042 Puppets as Storytellers
Summer Term
12.5
MUSI20192 R&B, Soul & Gospel Choir
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20163 Samba Band
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20173 The Art of Game Music
Semester 1
12.5
THTR20023 The Artist's Toolbox
February
July
12.5
MUSI20174 The Laptop Recording Studio
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
DNCE20031 Dancing the Dance 2
Winter Term
12.5
FINA20035 Drawing with Anatomy
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
AIND20011 Indigenous Art and Changing the Nation
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP20001 Street Art
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20206 The Business of Music
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20036 Under Camera Animation
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
FINA20044 Art and the Botanical
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
FINA20045 Introduction to Screenprinting
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
DNCE20032 Body Works Not available in 2019 12.5
MUST20007 Bollywood: a cross-disciplinary study
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20008 Music Theatre: Singing Sondheim
Summer Term
12.5
MUST20009 Music Theatre: Singing the Golden Age
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20010 Glee Singing: The Power Of Pop Music
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20011 Intimate Acts: Inside The 'Fourth Wall'
Semester 2
12.5

VCA Electives - level 3 subjects

Students wishing to take subjects offered as breadth options on the Parkville campus should seek permission from the Course Coordinator

Code Name Study period Credit Points
DRAM30020 Acting for Camera
Winter Term
12.5
THTR30042 Hashtag Cyberstar
Summer Term
Winter Term
12.5
MUSI30236 The Music Producer: From Brass to Beats
Semester 1
12.5
THTR30039 Understanding Masks
Winter Term
12.5
MUST30012 Music Theatre: Singing Rock Musicals
Semester 1
12.5
MUST30012 Music Theatre: Singing Rock Musicals
Semester 1
12.5