Learning outcomes & discipline specific guidance

Creative Writing guidance

Writing 1: Scriptwriting (CW4SCW)

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the unit you will be able to:
  1. LO1 analyse and put into practice the basics of screenwriting
  2. LO2 access a writer’s toolbox of techniques specifically related to writing for screen
  3. LO3 create a series of linked scenes demonstrating confident knowledge of scene, dramatic arc, character and dialogue
  4. LO4 write, redraft and complete 15 pages of original screenplay (an opening section of a long script or a 15 minute short film)
  5. LO5 critically appraise and revise your own work in response to constructive feedback