Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours per week (min) for 8 weeks plus tutorials (2.5 hours min in total - Semester 1) |
Total Time Commitment:
26.5 contact hours plus 30.5 non-contact hours (Semester 1) and 15 non-contact hours (Semester 2)
|Prerequisites:|| 759-170 Screenwriting 1 |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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ContactFaculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Tel: +61 3 9685 9419
Fax: +61 3 9685 9358
This subject continues, through class work and tutorials, to build on the concepts learned in Screenwriting 1. Different elements of screenwriting principles such as character, dialogue, point of view and internal logic are discussed. Each student will also write an innovative script for a 4-8 minute exercise to be produced as part of Assigned Projects 2.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
Assessment is continuous and based on the following: Final draft script for a production 4-8 minutes due mid semeter one (50%); class exercises (total 1000 words minimum) (30%); class and script tutorial participation* (20%). *Participation assessed on criteria of engagement, ability to discuss and give/receuve feedback and teamwork skills). For this subject there is an 80% attendance hurdle for workshops, classes, lectures and tutorials.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completon of this subject the student should be able to:
Bachelor of Film and Television (VCA) |
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