The course is included in these curricula and study modules

<a href="/en/curricula/301000/2019-2020/135">Media culture 2008 (directing) - Masterclass</a>


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to produce 6-7 short fictions that the
students write and direct themselves.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to
direct a short fiction that is produced on film.

Course contents

The course consists of the following:

  1. Excursions in January
  2. Writing the screenplay
  3. Directing the film
  4. Postproduction
  5. Exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Shortfilm 1
Shortfilm 2

or similar

Recommended or required reading

Blain Brown: Cinematography

Study activities

  • Lectures - 16 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 20 hours
  • Tuition managed by students but supervised by the teacher - 18 hours
  • Project work and productions - 70 hours
  • Individual studies - 9 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 79 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 54 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Nåls Jan


Grönvall John

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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