Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 38.25 Hours |
Total Time Commitment:
Screenwriting 1 (not to be taken concurrently)
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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 Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMs Siobhan Jackson
+61 3 9035 9038
Screenwriting 2 continues to build on the concepts learned in Screenwriting 1 through class work, lectures and tutorials. Classes incorporate lectures, script readings, group discussions and film screenings. Students read and analyse feature screenplays and attend screenings in preparation for presentations in class. Students also undertake the writing of a short script for a production exercise. Progress is monitored at tutorials.
On completing this subject students will:
Students must attend 80% of all scheduled classes and attempt all elements of assessment to be eligible for a pass in this subject.
Short tests - multiple choice (5%)
Class exercise - 1000 words written exercise (20%)
Class Presentation - 10 minute oral presentation (20%)
Final draft Script for a short production (2 – 4 pages) (35%)
Script Tutorial Preparation (re-drafting or other writing exercise) Equivalent 800 words (10%)
*Participation assessed on criteria of engagement, ability to discuss & give/receive feedback and teamwork skills. (10%)
|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:
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television) |
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