Writing for the Screen - ARTS2066

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of the Arts and Media

Course Outline: School of the Arts and Media

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: 30 units of credit at Level 1

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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Subject Area: Film Studies
This course can also be studied in the following specialisation: Creative Writing

This course introduces you to the study and practice of storytelling for screen media. It will provide you with a framework through which to recognise and critically analyse key elements of the screenwriting process. Through practical exercises, you will be able to develop fundamental skills in the art of writing for the screen. You will study a variety of screenwriting forms including short films, feature films and writing for television.


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