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Writing Video Scripts and Briefs

Improve your script and brief writing skills

Improve your script and brief writing skills for corporate videos, digital marketing, social video or client/customer information videos in this two day, hands-on practical course, where you’ll learn “The Twelve Commandments” of how to write a great short video brief and script, and get some hands-on practice flexing your creative muscles.

Craft a powerful video story, which is really a message that will connect your customers with your brand in a meaningful way

Brief your ideas so that your creative vision comes to life, create a hook and produce a compelling call to action

Write video scripts that create a visual ‘storyworld’ and use engaging, clear language

Is Writing Video Scripts & Briefs right for you?

In marketing today, the most persuasive call to action is the play button. Creating compelling video content is a fundamental skill for anyone in internal or external marketing communications or PR. Successful brands are expanding their use of video throughout the entire customer journey to help them build better relationships, educate and convert buyers and improve customer satisfaction. Organisations are also using video extensively to communicate with and train their employees. This is a very practical workshop and will be very useful for anyone who creates or commissions video.

Meet Your Tutors

Helen Campbell

Helen is a freelance video content producer, director and writer, who works alongside clients to produce the video assets they…

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What you will need

No scriptwriting experience necessary. Simply come to the course with an idea for a video you need to create.A workbook will be provided, however it would be helpful to bring along a laptop if you have one.

This course is only open to students aged 18 +.

Writing Video Scripts And Briefs Offerings


23 Mar 2020 to 24 Mar 2020
Mon-Tue, 9:30am-5:00pm

Early Bird Industry Price:

This price is available to all Australian screen and broadcast practitioners and includes the early bird discount as it currently more than 28 days from commencement of the course.

Early Bird Course Price:

This is the standard course price and includes the early bird discount as it currently more than 28 days from commencement of the course.

AFTRS, Building 130, The Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park NSW 2021

For more information call 1300 223 877, or register for future offerings.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ** AFTRS reserves the right to cancel any course for any reason at any time. In the event of a course being cancelled a full refund of course fees will be provided. If you are planning to travel to attend a course, please confirm with us via email that the course will be proceeding before you make your travel bookings. AFTRS is not liable for any travel costs incurred due to course postponement, cancellation, or any other circumstance.

If an attendee wishes to withdraw from a course, they may do so up to 15 days before the course commences and get a full refund. Cancellations 14 days or less before course commencement will incur a fee.

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