Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 57 |
Total Time Commitment:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
High level writing skills.
Demonstrated creative output.
|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.
CoordinatorMr Ben Michael, Ms Annabelle Murphy
T: 13MELB (13 6352)
Students will acquire an understanding of fundamental elements of feature film writing. Through craft based classes and workshops, students will gain knowledge of areas such as traditional screen narrative structure, character development and writing for a visual medium. Students will be introduced to writing short documents, such as synopsise and treatments, and learn professional script formatting.
This subject will enable students to:
Draft Treatment for Feature Film plus short documents (equivalent to 3000 words) 65%
Class Group Presentation (1500 words) 25%
Class Participation 10%
Rob McKee – Story
Linda Aronson - The 21st Century Screenplay
John Yorke - Into the Woods
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completing this subject students will be able to:
|Links to further information:||http://vca.unimelb.edu.au/ftv/about|
Master of Screenwriting |
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