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FAV3204 Scriptwriting: Adaptation, Editing and Commissioned Content
Credit Points: 15
FAV2102 Scriptwriting: Short Films

This unit develops further scriptwriting skills in three areas:

  1. adaptation for the screen from novels, plays, stories and factual materials;
  2. script editing skills and procedures for short films, television drama and feature films;
  3. writing commissioned scripts to a brief for corporate, promotional and training films.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
SMCFVDFilm and Video 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIFVIDFilm and Video Minor
MAFVIFilm and Video Major
SMPWCPerformance Writing&Criticism 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIPWCPerformance Writing&Criticism Minor
MAPWCPerformance Writing and Criticism Major
MAAABMScriptwriting Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006