Course Title: Write content and/or copy

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4112

Course Title: Write content and/or copy

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the craft involved in writing proposals, treatments and narration for fiction films and television.
It also includes the skills and knowledge required to write content and copy for other forms of industrial writing for production within the cultural industries.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFWRT05A Write content and/or copy


Plan and prepare to write the content and/or copy.

Write content/copy.

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

- major writing project 1, 25%
- major writing project 2, 25%

- Documentary Proposal Class presentation 25%
- In-class exercises & workshopping 25%