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Part-Time Six-Month Screenwriting, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
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With this Part-Time Six-Month Screenwriting at MetFilm School will learn how to produce original, engaging work that is competitive in today’s marketplace.

  • Practical. Participate in numerous workshops and exercises with working industry tutors and gain a real-life experience by pitching your project to an industry professional
  • Comprehensive. The course covers every step of screenwriting process from developing an idea for screen to packaging your script and bringing your project into the marketplace
  • Creative. Learn from industry professional tutors and award-winning guest speakers
  • Connected. Join the school’s online forum to build connections, collaborate with the creative student community and receive information about the latest projects and jobs


Graduates work across the industry as VFX Artists, Directors, TV Assistant Producers, Script Editors, On-Air Producers, Campaign Managers and many more besides.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • How to develop an idea for screen
  • Characterisation techniques
  • Script drafting process
  • Build an understanding of the feature fillm marketplace from a producing and distributing prospective

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • This course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements.
  • However, to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1950 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1950 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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