- 30 (0.25 EFTS)
- To enable students to establish a critical understanding of advanced skills, knowledge and practices for scriptwriting. This course focuses on students employing professionalism in creative and collaborative practice while developing the ability to critically evaluate their own work and that of others.
- Pre-requisites / Co-requisites:
- Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts programme or the Graduate Diploma in Creative Practice programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisite: PASA6304.
- Topics include:
Writing what matters to you Concepts, formatting, outline and treatment Research skills Script assessment
Script editing & rewriting Short film medium Theory of genre and stylistic forms Writing for film in New Zealand
Writing for television in New Zealand Writing episodic content for the web
Learning and teaching approaches
Topics may be taught in an integrated manner in both practical/workshop/lab and lecture/seminar/tutorial modes
Activities include self-directed learning, individual and class exercises, field trips, work in groups, guest lectures
Feedback is sought throughout the course using a range of assessment tools including
Group reflection and individual survey
- Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
- There are no classes on public holidays.
You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.
|From – To||Session||Day||Time||Campus (Room)|
|28 Feb 18 - 11 Apr 18||Lecture||Wednesday||09:30 - 12:30||Mt Albert (006-2047)|
|2 May 18 - 27 Jun 18||Lecture||Wednesday||09:30 - 12:30||Mt Albert (006-2047)|
- Note: This course is offered as part of Graduate Diploma in Creative Practice.