Feature Screenwriting 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
311FESC4 Z 3 3 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 44 to 59 hours of self-study English summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students should achieve a stage of pronouncing their own authorial voice upon guidance of their mentor. The output is a feature script to be delivered as a part of final state exam assignments.

Mode of study

seminar

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Feature Screenwriting 3

Course contents

All students will also be expected to actively participate in the critical and constructive analysis of the work of their peers.

Recommended or required reading

READINGS:

To supplement lectures and informal class discussions, students are recommended to read the following during the semester:

ARISTOTLE. Poetics. 1st ed. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1967. 124 s.

HOWARD, David, MABLEY, Edward. The tools of screenwriting : a writer's guide to the craft and elements of a screenplay. New York: St. Martin Griffin, 1993. 298 s. ISBN 0-31211908-9.

GOLDMAN, William. Adventures in the screen trade : a personal view of Hollywood. Reprinted. London: Abacus, 2003. 418 s. ISBN 0 349 10705 X.

MCKEE, Robert. Story: substance, structure, style, and the principles of screenwriting. London: Methuen, 1999. xi, 466 s. ISBN 978-0-413-71560-9.

VOGLER, Christopher. The writer's journey : mythic structure for storytellers and screenwriters. 2nd ed. Studio City: Michael Wiese Production, c1998. xxiii, 326 s. ISBN 0-941188-70-1.

SEGER, Linda. Making a good script great. 3rd ed. Beverly Hills: Silman-James Press, 2010. xix, 252 s. ISBN 978-1-935247-01-2.

FLEISCHER, Jan. Of scripts and life: MFI, 2010. 278 s

Assessment methods and criteria

The minimum attendance for passing the class is 70%. Students will be evaluated on their contribution and efforts to the class and the final text. The pass grade will be calculated as follows:

Attendance of the classes - 30%

Participation in class - 50%

Final text - 20%

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Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans