This course is designed to help students develop their writing skills to create a story starting from a basic concept to a final draft. Students will learn the structure and pattern in film script writing and will be instructed on the step by step process of writing a film script, which includes creating characters, defining the main theme, building plots, shaping scenes, sharpening dialogues, etc. The course will also briefly cover methods of writing a film critique.
This is a single course and by itself does not lead to any career path
- Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)
- Meet minimum English language proficiency requirements.
Upon completion of this program the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to
- Write screen Plays
Assessment will consist of quizzes, exams, and assignments.
Students must pass the course with at least 60%.
|Total instructional hours||40|
|Total Co-op hours||0|
|Total program hours||40|
|Total program length (weeks)||2|
☒ In-class instruction
☒ Distance education
☒ Combined delivery (both in-class and distance)
Not all courses may have textbooks. Textbooks are listed on the course outline. Textbooks may not be available through the college.
- Successful completion of the course.