Checking date: 05/07/2021

Course: 2023/2024

Creation of documentary and cultural formats
Master in Film and Television (Plan: 320 - Estudio: 290)

Coordinating teacher: PALACIO ARRANZ, JOSE MANUEL

Department assigned to the subject: Communication and Media Studies Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


-To possess and understand key knowledge to be able to be original in the development and application of ideas, often within a research context. -Capacity to apply knowledge and solve problems in new environments within wider contexts (or multidisciplinary) related to the area of study. -Capacity to integrate knowledge and confront the complexity of judgments taking limited or incomplete information as a point of departure, including reflections on social and ethical responsibilities, linked to the acquisition of knowledge and judgment. -Capacity to express knowledge, convey reasoning and reach conclusions to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear, unambiguous fashion. -Screenplay development including executive production. -Direct and translation of screenplays into film and television images. -Identify the roles and human resources relations within the context of audiovisual productions. -Identify, select and develop proposals for film and television projects. -Create and explain audiovisual projects in pitching sessions. -Knowledge of the key tools of screenwriting for the development of film and television fiction. -Plan screenplays and mise-en-scene: basic notions on directing actors. -Plan and organize shooting plans. -Supervise and manage the postproduction and finalization processes.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Introduction. Television and creation 2. Television / Cinema. City and creation 3. The television documentary 4. Women look 5. Experimentation on television 6. The creation of a format (1) 7. The creation of a format (2)
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.