Course Title: Establish the creative vision for screen productions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6125 Advanced Diploma of Professional Screenwriting

Course Title: Establish the creative vision for screen productions

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART5924C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016,
Term2 2017

Course Contact: Program administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

Establish the creative vision for screen productions (VART5924C) covers the skills and knowledge you need to produce effective written scripts, and to transform written scripts into screen productions through the use of sound and visual images.
This competency is delivered in two different contexts: Feature Film, and Story To Screen.
In Feature Film, you build upon and complete the work on your feature project begun in the first semester in the competency COMM 7326 Script Edit a feature film.
In Story To Screen, through working on a practical project you learn what is involved in the different aspects of creating a screen production.
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisites – none 

 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDRT601A Establish the creative vision for screen productions

Elements:

1. Review and interpret scripts.

2. Prepare shot plans to realise visual narrative.

3. Review and communicate proposed shot plan.


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to transform written scripts into screen productions through the use of sound and visual images.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in practical projects, oral presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights to your writing tasks.