SCREENWRITING/SCRIPTING BASICS:          1 MONTH


This course gives an outlook of what it means to write for films, TV and animation. Beginners will gain experience from industry’s best on how to create a visually stimulating script which can be adapted by the entertainment industry

With a well crafted course content and learning from industry professionals from SPOOF! Animation and Nollywood you are sure to get writing in no time.



Why study Screenwriting at SPOOF! ACADEMY:


Learn to write even without prior knowledge
Discover how to use Final Draft and Celtx writing softwares
Be mentored by a world-class industry writers
Engage in group projects that mimick real life situations
Opportunity of a one month voluntary paid internship program to get real studio experience and work on client projects
Build a writer’s portfolio to get you your next big Job Bring your stories to life with SPOOF ACADEMY Screen writing school!

Bring your stories to life with SPOOF ACADEMY Screen writing school!

In just 1 month, this beginners course will equip you with a solid foundation in how to write Scripts. You'll dive right into Storytelling and the Heroes journey as well as how to use standard formatting for scripting (using industry ).

 This short course is the perfect way to get started in the world of TV, Film and Animation scripting.   

WeEK ONE

Day 1: Introduction to Storytelling,

 Day 2: Character Development

 Day 3: Revision  

WeEK TWO

Day 1: 3 Act Story Arc and the Heroes Journey 

Day 2: Plots & Sub plots; understanding movie genres

 Day 3: Revision 

WeEK THREE

Day 1: Script structure & softwares

 Day 2: Writing Dialogues 

 Day 3: Revision 

WeEK FOUR

Day 1: Writing for comics, short films and games 

Day 2: Writing the first draft. 

Day 3: Revision 


COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Items required for this course:

SKETCHPAD, PENCILS AND ERASER
STUDENTS SHOULD HAVE BASIC KNOWLEDGE OF WINDOWS OR MAC OS. AND ALSO BRING THEIR LAPTOPS WHICH SHOULD MEET OR EXCEED THE FOLLOWING HARDWARE CONFIGURATIONS.
WINDOWS® 8, WINDOWS® 7, VISTA OR XP 32-BIT/64-BIT INTEL OR AMD MULTI-CORE PROCESSOR 2 GB OF RAM MINIMUM (8 GB RECOMMENDED) 16 GB OF FREE DISK SPACE FOR INSTALLATION