|Faculty:||Faculty of Society and Design|
This subject introduces students to the art and craft of modern professional screenwriting. Students will explore the fundamentals of constructing screenplays for various forms of film and screen narratives. They will examine key elements of script development; from developing ideas, and creating characters, through to completing short-film screenplays to professional standards, and using professional screenwriting software.
- Develop a detailed story plan for a short screenplay, including characterisations.
- Write a screenplay using the correct industry technical format.
- Write a five-page screenplay for a short film or other screen-based project types.
- Interpret and apply feedback to improve the storytelling and writing of a short screenplay.
Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.
- May 2023 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- September 2022 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- May 2022 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- September 2021 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- May 2021 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- September 2020 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- May 2020 [Standard - Screenwriting Short Fiction]
- September 2019 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
- May 2019 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
- September 2018 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
- May 2018 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
- September 2017 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
- May 2017 [Standard - Screenwriting 1]
Standard Offering Enrolment opens: 17/07/2022 Semester start: 12/09/2022 Subject start: 12/09/2022 Cancellation 1: 26/09/2022 Cancellation 2: 03/10/2022 Last enrolment: 25/09/2022 Withdraw - Financial: 08/10/2022 Withdraw - Academic: 29/10/2022 Teaching census: 07/10/2022
Standard Offering Enrolment opens: 19/03/2023 Semester start: 15/05/2023 Subject start: 15/05/2023 Cancellation 1: 29/05/2023 Cancellation 2: 05/06/2023 Last enrolment: 28/05/2023 Withdraw - Financial: 10/06/2023 Withdraw - Academic: 01/07/2023 Teaching census: 09/06/2023
|Withdraw - Financial:||08/10/2022|
|Withdraw - Academic:||29/10/2022|
|Withdraw - Financial:||10/06/2023|
|Withdraw - Academic:||01/07/2023|