Course Title: Write scripts

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5295 Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing

Course Title: Write scripts

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.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2013

Course Contact: Program administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

Write Scripts develops the skills and knowledge required to write scripts for a range of different creative productions or projects.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFWRT601A Write scripts


Prepare to write scripts

Produce final scripts

Write draft scripts

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to work on the first draft of a film script

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 class exercises and through the application of learned skills and insights to your writing tasks.