This motivational and educational course guides aspirant writers through the process of working on the first draft of a script for feature film or television; it explores the exciting world of the screenwriter and examines the world of contemporary filmmaking and films. The course is designed around understanding storytelling per se and at the end of the course the students will submit a short format screenplay to assess their understanding of the basic craft of writing a story in screenplay format

Career fields

  • Screenplay
  • Storywriting

Certification

Completion of minimum requirements for this short course will result in the issuance of a CityVarsity Certificate of Proficiency. Should a student not have met the minimum requirements but have attended more than 80% of lectures, a CityVarsity Certificate of Attendance will be issued. Certificates are only issued once the balance have been settled in full.This short learning programme is not registered on the NQF and is not credit bearing.

Admission Requirements

Aspirant writers who would like to explore their writing skills and develop their craft, 18 years and older

How much will it cost?

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