Writing Forbidden Stories: Stage and Screen
|Course code CAPA3530||Units 10||Level 3000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts|
The course focuses on pushing the boundaries of writing for stage and screen within conservative socio-political and cultural contexts. The course will introduce students to theoretical and practical understandings of writing socially challenging texts for stage and screen.
Not available in 2015
|Objectives||After successful completion of this course students should be able to demonstrate:|
*Knowledge and understanding of the socio- political, economic, aesthetic and cultural theories and methodologies which have shaped the nature of radical writing for stage and screen
*Skills in critiquing and analysing the differing nature and styles of radical writing and performances for stage and screen
*Skills in constructing original texts for stage and screen as tools for radical cultural intervention
|Content||" Theories and methodologies informing case study exemplars of writing the forbidden for live and mediated performance|
"Primary experience in writing original performance texts which seek to make radical cultural interventions in to the dominant society.
"Creating differing genres and styles of radical performance texts including : Live and multi-media performance, documentaries, feature films, art house films and propaganda.
"The role of Politics, Religion, Economics and Cultural factors in creating socially provocative texts for stage and screen.
|Replacing Course(s)||ARTC3530 Writing Forbidden Stories: Stage and Screen|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed ARTC3530 may not enrol into CAPA3530.|
|Assumed Knowledge||It is assumed that students will have completed at least one of the first year courses in the Creative Arts or Literature and Performance majors in the Bachelor of Arts degree.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term