**Please note that the information provided relates to the current academic year and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University. Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information.** Course summary:
- Learn how to write scripts for film and television.
- Gain insights from real industry figures into how to sell your screenplays.
- Learn from a team of established screenwriters.
- Benefit from excellent facilities for film study including a purpose-built cinema
- Join at the foundation year and develop your personal skills, awareness of resources and commitment to the subject
- group work
- industry visits and field trips
- independent study
- attending film festivals and special screening events
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. Year 1 - Compulsory modules: Talent Accelerator Year 2 - Compulsory modules: Cinema And Genre Film Analysis Film Consumption Reading Scripts Writing For The Screen Writing Visual Stories Year 3 - Compulsory modules: Developing The Premise Half Hour Script Ideas Into Action Elective modules: British Cinema On The Box Rights, Camera, Action Screen Storytelling Show Business Year 4 - Optional modules: Placement Year Final year - Compulsory modules: Final Script Scratch Night Elective modules: Film Education Film Programming Games Narratives Making Comedy Professional Film Writing
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.
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Additional entry requirements
Please note that the information provided on this web page relates to 2023 courses and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.|
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.
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