Film and Television Scriptwriting

Queensland University of Technology

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Film and Television Scriptwriting

  • Host University

    Queensland University of Technology

  • Location

    Brisbane, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Film Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This unit focuses on the production of a sustained script for film or television.
    Learning Outcomes
    On completion of this unit you should be able to:
    1. Create text suited to the particular requirements of visual media.
    2. Understand and utilise narrative structure in the composition of a creative work for visual media.
    3. Write scripts targeted towards specific media, markets and audiences.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.