Script Writing Certification
Script writing is a writing genre that is exploratory in nature. Also known as a screenplay, it is divided into seven subsections. A script follows a specific outline and format to make it easy for a production team to follow through and make necessary edits.
Written for a video, movie, play or TV show, it gives you an opportunity to share a story that can engage, entertain and teach a large audience. Just like any other form of writing, a good script can give you satisfaction and bring out your creativity. However, you can also base a script on your personal story or experience in life.
Apart from engaging an audience and telling a story, script writing has many other benefits. It all starts when you develop your screenplay writing skills through a simple course designed with you in mind.
We first define script writing and what differentiates it from other forms of writing. Next, we discuss the different types of script writing to help you understand this topic. With the knowledge gained in this section, you can decide to focus on a specific script writing niche. This will help you become an expert in your chosen field.
We have also listed the benefits of script writing and detailed how you can start your journey of writing scripts. Finally, we conclude this course with tips and techniques for writing a good script.
You Will Learn:
- The definition and basics of script writing
- ther terms used in script writing
- The different types of script writing
- The benefits of script writing
- How to become a script writer
- Techniques and tips to improve your script writing skills
Benefits of Taking this Course
Taking this course will help you:
- Develop script writing skills
- Catapult your script writing career
- Determine whether script writing is something you would like to delve into
- Learn something new about script writing skills
- Eventually earn money writing good scripts
- Improve your creativity and writing skills
Who can take the Script Writing Certification course?There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 2 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 2 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 2 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
How long does it take to complete the Script Writing Certification course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.