Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ENGL6969 - Writers at Work: Screenwriters

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Sue Woolfe

Description

Four contemporary Australian screenwriters are highlighted, each presenting three 2-hour sessions. In the first session, a film scripted by the writer will be shown. In the second and third, the screenwriter will explain the genesis of the film, the process of writing it, and the triumphs and tribulations of transferring the script to the screen. In some of the sessions, a key figure associated with the production, e.g. the producer, director, or a lead actor may be present for the students to question.

Assessments

1x5000wd essay (100%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Additional Information

It is recommended that students also enrol in ENGL6903

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