Course Title: Write an episode of a TV series

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5198

Course Title: Write an episode of a TV series

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012

Course Contact: Program administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4368

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Course Description

This course is delivered with Assess TV Scripts and Collaborate in a creative process and covers the knowledge and skills required to write an episode of a TV series.  

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Elements of screenwriting.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VPAU307 Write an episode of a TV series


-Establish program requirements

Assess script elements

Redress script problems

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

This course is assessed with Collaborate in a Creative Process. Assesment for this course includes, creating a a script for a TV show, editting the script and an oral presentation