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General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

- To focus on fiction and its specific problems
and possibilities
through writing come to realizations that are
useful in the
processes of scriptwriting for fiction.

Learning outcomes

- The student should after course through
scriptwriting of their
own, have assimilated knowledge enough to be
capable of writing
script for fiction films.

Course contents

-Scriptwriting. Mainly fiction.
Film screening, discussion, analysis and
associations about
dramaturgy in the movies and in his own screenplay

Prerequisites and co-requisites

- The student shall have knowledge corresponding
MK2 - 007
Dramaturgy and Rhetoric

Additional information

Please contact the course leader for additional

Recommended or required reading

Att skiva för film, Kjell Sundstedt, Ordfront
Story, Robert McKee
Att skriva filmmanus, Fredrik Lindqvist

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 90 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 130 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 130 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To write three short film scripts


Granath Thomas


Cantell Saara

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

2014-05-15 - Reports and productions

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