Checking date: 28/06/2021

Course: 2023/2024

Mise-en-scène strategies
Master in Film and Television (Plan: 320 - Estudio: 290)

Coordinating teacher: MEJON MIRANDA, ANA MARIA

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 learn in order to keep studying in an autonomous fashion. -Screenplay development including executive production. -Direct and translation of screenplays into film and television images -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, Image creation. Stylistic resources 2. Film Form. Meaning and design of the mise-en-scene 3. Framing and point of view 4. Fragmentation and construction of cinematic continuity 5. The internal rhythm of the shot. Editing and spatial/temporal construction 6. Expressive utilization of sound 7. Script: role and functions
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.