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Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma

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Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma
Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma


Be a screenwriter and write amazing stories for dialogues for the screen with the Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma course.

The course is designed to help people who want to master the strategies of screenwriting. You will learn the definition of story, screenplay format, and more. The course teaches you the techniques of generating and arranging the ideas based on the genre and plot types. You will know to generate, judge and test your ideas. Then the course helps you to learn the strategies of the narrative. You will explore the concepts of conflicts which is the heart of any screenwriting. The course also covers how to narrate a hero’s journey and three-act-structure, sequence, scenes and shots, and themes.  Next, the course guides you to develop the character. Finally, the course explains the procedures of writing script and the business of scriptwriting.

Upon completion, you will be able to write a script and start your scriptwriting business.


  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online MCQ test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately. You will instantly know whether you have been successful or not.
  • Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.


After completing and passing the course successfully, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24.

Who is this Course for?

Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma is certified by CPD Qualifications Standards and CiQ. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic background.


Our Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Career Path

After completing this course you will be able to build up accurate knowledge and skills with proper confidence to enrich yourself and brighten up your career in the relevant job market.

Course Curriculum

Basics of Screenwriting – Definitions, Elements, Unique Challenges 00:15:00
What is Story? 00:05:00
Screenplay Format 00:15:00
Stages of Screenwriting-Loglines, Synopsis, Treatment, Script 00:15:00
Generating, Judging and Testing Ideas 00:15:00
Genre Overview – Writing Through a Filter 00:30:00
Conflict – The Building Block of Drama 00:15:00
The Hero’s Journey and 3 Act Structure 00:15:00
Sequences 00:05:00
Scenes 00:15:00
Character Functions 00:05:00
Character Development 00:05:00
Characterisation through Action, Dialogue & Description 00:05:00
Pulling Your Ingredients Together into a Plan 00:15:00
Tools of Screenwriting 00:15:00
Dialogue – purposes, subtext, exercises, hiding exposition 00:15:00
Description – Dos and Don’ts 00:05:00
Pace & writing visually 00:30:00
Market – Who is the market? 00:30:00
Agents, Meetings & Pitching 00:05:00
Marketing Self, Networking, Building a Career 00:05:00
Pay 00:30:00
Case Studies of Screenwriters Breaking Through 00:15:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Ultimate Online Screenwriting Diploma 00:20:00

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