Course Description

Short Film Screenwriting course

Limerick College of Further Education

This programme is suitable for these who wish to gain an introduction to the craft of screenwriting- developing character, writing the individual scene, dialogue, structure, format, rewriting techniques, writing treatments and how to sell your script. You will finish this course with a completed short film script ready to film.


Learners will be able to:

• explore what makes a good story
• take a script idea and develop it into a script
• explain film terminology and understand who does what on a film set
• understand the importance of story structure, design, character development and marketing in short film
• set up, find and use film script programmes
• put together a ten to fifteen minute short film script
• edit, rewrite and polish their script for pitching
• pitch their script to potential producers

Course Code ME030
College Name Limerick College of Further Education
Course Category Dance, Music & Theatre Performance, Scriptwriting
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Certificate of Attendance
Course Location Limerick, UK
Course Fee €110
Course Duration 8 weeks
Course Times Thurs 19.00-21.00
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Limerick College of Further Education

(061) 414186
Limerick College of Further Education, Limerick, Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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Limerick College of Further Education
Limerick College of Further Education
Limerick, Limerick
Republic of Ireland
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