Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production

Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production Training Course

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., & On-Site

Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production Training Course Description:
In this hands-on, two-day Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production training course, you will learn the entire video production workflow. You will gain real world experience throughout this workflow from start to finish. Starting with storytelling techniques on creating and crafting your story, designing your storyboard to provide a visual roadmap for your production, and ending with script writing. This course is designed to provide you with the foundational knowledge needed in thinking through and organizing your video productions. This course is useful for Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Final Cut Pro X, Avid, and for eLearning Professionals using applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Camtasia.

Prerequisites for Attending Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production Training Course:
Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands.

Job Roles That Use Storytelling & Script Writing:
Communication Professionals
Content Creators
Video Professionals
eLearning Developers

Projects That Use Storytelling & Script Writing:
Producing Storyboards and Scripts
Creating Workflows for Video Pre & Post Production
Designing eLearning Course Content

Locations for Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production:
In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production:
In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production Training Includes:
Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:
ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:
Premiere Pro Advanced
Premiere Pro Intro
Premiere Pro ACA Training & Certification Pack
After Effects Advanced
After Effects Intro
Audition CC
Storyline 3 / Storyline 360 Advanced
Storyline 3 / Storyline 360 Intro
Captivate 2017 Advanced
Captivate 2017 Intro
Camtasia
Final Cut Pro X 10.4 Professional Post-Production
Video Production Lighting Techniques
Audio Recording Fundamentals
Videography Fundamentals
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production Outline

1. Overview of Video Production Workflow
Understanding the Stages of Production
Using the Rapid Media Technique (RMT) for Video Production
Why Write a Script?
Message Layers in Video Production                                            

2. Storytelling
Storytelling, what is it?
Storytelling as a Communications Tool
Crafting and Telling the Story
Media Communication Basics
Video Psychology & Information Processing
Implications for Video Writers
Brainstorming
Lessons from Myths and Movies
Stories as Script Content

3. Storyboarding
Types of Storyboards
A Visual Roadmap for the Story
Script Breakdown & Storyboards
RMT & Storyboarding before Scripting
Rendering: Little Drawings, Big Ideas
Tools for Storyboarding: The Humble Pencil & The Simple Sharpie
Numbering and Inserting Shots
Composition: Screen Direction and Visual Logic
What the Camera Sees: Deep and Wide
Framing Heights and Angles
Movement

4. Script Writing
The Script: Writing for Picture
Spoken word in video
Writing for Picture
Principles of Writing video scripts
Writing Aurally
Write Conversationally
Script Layout
Picture-word relationship
Tone
Sentence construction
Words & Word Types
Verbs, Nouns & Adverbs

 

Disclaimer:

All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
Storytelling And Script Writing for Video Production

ThinkB!G (In-Person Only)

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Storytelling And Script Writing for Video Production

ThinkB!G (In-Person Only)

Monday, Oct 29, 2018 Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register