The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)
  • 2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)
  • 3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)

Level/category

Extension studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Optional

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of this course is that students will practice their ability to express themselves in writing analytical and reflective about the screenplay potential and message.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student is expected to have developed deeper ability to read, understand and analyze the script and see its potential.

Course contents

Analysis of three long screenplay. Write an essay about each script. At least 2000 words per essay The essays should include: Facts about the script being treated. The means information on the production company that recorded script, production year, screenwriter, director, producer, costs and another that could be interesting about the script path to the film. - Personal opinions, reflections and analysis about the script. T ex screenplay drama, action, characters, dialogue, humanity, of knowledge, worldview, ethics and morality, jenusperspektiv, psychology, aesthetics, scenery, art storytelling, audio work, etc. It should also be reflecting on the director's interpretation. That is an interpretation of what happened in the journey between the screenplay and action plan says and what it meant for the story.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Non

Study activities

Individual studies - 133 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the performance, the student must pass the following examinations: Three essays on three different feature screenplays. At least 2000 words per essay.

Teacher

Nordström Fred

Examiner

Nåls Jan

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

2014-06-03 - Reports and productions

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