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57171 Writing for the Screen

6cp; availability: not offered to exchange and study abroad students
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject offers animation students the opportunity to develop screenwriting skills. Students develop a screenplay, 5–10 minutes in length, and suitable for any kind of animation. Students may produce a written screenplay and/or a storyboard-based screenplay. Students develop an original idea and gain skills in storytelling through exploring character development, structure, research and visualisation. Students also improve their ability to read, develop and edit their own work and the work of their peers.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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Fee information

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Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.