Screenplay Writing and Development

Please note: this is archived course information from 2022 for SCREEN 714.


Focuses on screenplay writing for feature films. Through a combination of lectures and workshops, students will take individual feature-length projects from pitch to step outline. The course emphasises plot, structure, character, and dialogue. Students will also gain skills in analysing screenplays and writing treatments.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for SCREEN 714.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2022

Semester 2


Lecturer(s) Dr Shuchi Kothari


SCREEN 714: 30 points