Scriptwriting (Bachelor of Film, Television and Animation)



A great film or television show begins with a strong idea. In the Scriptwriting minor, you will learn how to develop your story ideas into a final screenplay. You will explore the fundamentals of drafting and writing scripts and key elements such as character development, structure and action. You will also get the opportunity to explore storytelling and writing for games media enabling you to apply your skills and knowledge across the screen and creative industries.

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Unit set code

MN-A351007 (minor)

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    To complete a Minor sequence in Scriptwriting complete the four (4) units as specified below

Complete the following unit from level 1:

  • Scriptwriting Fundamentals
  • Complete the following 2 units from level 2:

  • Scriptwriting: Character, Action and Reaction
  • Writing for Games: Designing Quests and Characters
  • Complete 1 of the following units from level 3:

  • Celebrity Industries
  • Major Screen Project A - Development