The course takes place in period

4 (2020-03-23 to 2020-07-31)


Professional studies

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Type of course


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Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The course aims to give students detailed theoretical and practical knowledge on various format and genre in modern media production.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student has a good understanding of what it means to collectively create series for different platforms.

Course contents

DURING THE LECTURE: A phenomenon or format per is discussed and analysed it in class, its impact, how it affected direction and production of various degrees. WEEKLY AT HOME: Watch and report on certain programs every week, according to assignments given during lessons. Due to the exceptional situation created by the Coronavirus and the closing of the University, the course has been altered and will be taught on distance. The classes will be held through Zoom.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


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Additional information

Additional information is given during the first lecture.

Recommended or required reading

Rabiger, M. (2006) Developing Story Ideas. Focal Press.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Practical exercises - 65 hours
  • Individual studies - 37 hours
  • Seminars - 3 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Participation in 5 of the 7 lessons Approved essay Approved creative writing exercise: Pilot for webb series


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Group size

No limit (9 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2020-03-09 to 2020-04-05

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-04-08 13:15 - 15:00 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan
2020-04-14 09:15 - 12:00 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan
2020-04-29 09:15 - 12:00 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan
2020-05-18 09:15 - 12:00 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan
2020-05-26 09:15 - 12:00 C350 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan
2020-05-29 14:00 - 18:00 C350 Manus och Regi: Moderna format Nåls Jan

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