Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 |
Total Time Commitment: 120
|Prerequisites:||Admission to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing) honours, Postgraduate Diploma (Creative Writing), or the Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorProf Kevin Brophy
In this subject each student will write and craft either a theatre playscript, a radio play, or film/TV script. The student will decide on the particular medium early in the semester during the workshopping process. Scripts will be developed to professional workshopping standard. This is a workshop subject and will focus on teaching students to understand their own creative processes, generate and craft their material, and develop skills of writing performative language. These skills will be developed through writing exercises, discussion, study of material in the subject reader and particularly through feedback to students presenting their work.
|Objectives:||Students completing this subject will: |
|Assessment:||A 30-minute script equivalent to 4500 words developed to professional workshopping standard 80% (to be submitted at the end of the semester), a 500 word review of a theatre production, performance, radio or film 10% (to be submitted at the end of the semester), attendance and participation in the workshops 10%. Students must attend a minimum of 80% of workshops in order to be eligible for assessment in this subject.|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
A subject reader will be available.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
Bachelor of Creative Arts(Honours) |
Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing
Creative Writing |
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