University of Salford
Television and Radio Scriptwriting
This course is a hands-on writing course for students who want to specialise in dramatic scriptwriting for TV and radio. It is aimed at those who wish to develop writing skills to professional standards. Students will also be able to work on a one-to-one basis with a professional scriptwriter on their final project.
A degree, grade 2.2 or above. Students are required to submit 2 pieces of writing work (at least 1 must be a film or television script) with the application form. There is no minimum length to submitted written work but all work must tell a complete story. Applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully are welcomed.
Modules include: The craft and technique of script-writing; process and creativity in script-writing, radio drama; continuing series, comedy or horror/fantasy; project.
Assessment includes: Scripts (70 per cent); essays (20 per cent); reflective statements/critical analysis (10 per cent).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Part-time||£ 1,017 per Credit module (home fees)||27 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,084 per Credit module (overseas fees)||27 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 1,017 per Credit module (EU fees)||27 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|MediaCity UK||Salford||M50 2EQ||North West|
0161 295 4545