UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma (Screenwriting)
This course will help you learn the skills to succeed as a screenwriter. You will develop a diverse portfolio of skills in screenwriting. The course aims to develop whole creatives – those who are able to produce work in a variety of creative mediums: and will be presented with opportunities to develop and utilise broad, transferable skills through an ethos of personal and professional development.
Studio Fee: £500
Duration: 1 Year Long
FREE for under 19s
Advance Learner Loan Available For Over 19
This course is designed by industry professionals to introduce you to a career in the screenwriting, script editing and film production departments.
Spending most of your time at the Creative Media Skills Institute based in the heart of British Film, Pinewood Studios, you will meet and learn from some of the most recognised and actively working professionals across many areas including: film production and development, screenwriting script development script editing and consulting.
Applicants need to be 18 and over. It is desirable for students to have attained GCSEs English and maths but applications from candidates with good levels of literacy and numeracy will be considered for mature candidates. A professional interview will be required.
Progression and Career Opportunities:
This course will enable the development of a systematic understanding of the roles within a film production, paying special attention to the relationship between the producer, the director and the actors with the screenwriter. Students will be guided through the entrepreneurial skills of a freelance career as a writer and they will be able to evaluate all their possibilities in the market (i.e.: script assessment, adaptation). Possible future employment could be: name talent assistant, studio assistant, agency assistant, film/television critic, script reader, freelance copywriter, content producer, editor, film script development.
Find out more at https://www.cmsinstitute.co.uk/further-education-secreenwriting