The aim of this course is the acquisition of knowledge, both theoretical and through hands-on experience, on the diverse formats of TV shows. An overview of the history of these genres, from key shows of the past decades to the most recent ones and, moreover. A focus on well-known examples are part of the curricula, as are the assignments that students must complete, creating excerpts of TV shows, scripts and formats.
Students should be able to:
¿ Learn what is a TV show format and script.
¿ Identify the different genres of TV shows.
¿ Create the basics of the dynamics of a TV show format.
¿ Write a TV show script in a fictional way (as monologues, sketches).
¿ Get a global perspective on international franchises of TV shows formats.
¿ Use a critical point of view analyse various TV show genres and formats.