Story Analysis for Film and Television

FILM TV X 476.22

Comprehensive overview of story analysis and the tools used by the professional reader. Throughout the course, you learn and practice coverage skills while gaining an understanding of the elements of story.

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Fall
Winter
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Remote
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about various types of coverage
  • Learn to compose story notes, comparative coverage, character breakdowns, treatments, and outlines
  • Practice reading and writing for several formats and to deadline
  • Become familiar with the current job market, various expectations of studios, and independent producers
  • Create at least two pieces of full coverage that can be used as part of a professional portfolio or for auditioning for a job as a reader or an assistant

About this course:

Designed for aspiring readers, development executives, producers, and storytellers, this course offers a pragmatic, comprehensive overview of story analysis and the tools used by the professional reader. Throughout the course, you learn and practice coverage skills while gaining an understanding of the elements of story. Topics include various types of coverage, how to compose story notes, comparative coverage, character breakdowns, treatments, and outlines. Through weekly assignments, you are required to practice reading and writing for several formats and to deadline. In addition, the current job market and the various expectations of studios and independent producers are discussed. Upon completion of the course, you have written at least two pieces of full coverage that can be used as part of a professional portfolio or for auditioning for a job as a reader or an assistant.
Prerequisites
Strong English composition skills.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Joanne Moore
383986
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Marla White
384288
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Schedule
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Tue Jan 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Lecture
Tue Feb 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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