Screenwriting - Final Draft Course

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  • This course is open for 12 weeks
  • 6 lesson series
  • Certificate of completion
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes of video
  • 20% discount on Final Draft software



Final Draft is the industry's leading screenwriting software. Final Draft Vice President of Sales, Zack Gutin, "Breaking Bad" script supervisor Jenn Carroll, screenwriter of "Now You See Me," Eduard Ricourt, take you through the step-by-step guide to working with Final Draft.

The lessons
  • Final Draft - Script Basics

    In this first of 6 training modules, learn the basics of script formatting and how you can use Final Draft software to begin formatting your screenplay, including scene headers, action lines, dialogue, parentheticals, dual dialogue, and transitions.
  • Final Draft - Using Templates

    In this second of 6 training modules, learn how to use existing templates to format your Final Draft script into hundreds of popular formats including sitcoms, hour-long dramas, SNL skits, multi-camera shows, Broadway musicals, and novels.
  • Final Draft - Story Organizing

    In this third of 6 training modules, learn how to throw away the old note card and use Final Draft's story organizing capabilities to organize your scenes, characters, and dialogue in an efficient way.
  • Final Draft - Distributing Your Script

    In this fourth of 6 training modules, learn how to export and distribute your script through Final Draft for both physical and electronic delivery, prepare your script for table reads, water mark, and learn about Final Draft on mobile devices.
  • Final Draft - Tips, Tricks, & Utilities

    In this fifth of 6 training modules, enhance your use of Final Draft with a number of tips and tricks.
  • Final Draft - Production

    In this last of 6 training modules, learn how to use Final Draft to manage script changes and revisions, how to lock pages, manage scene numbers, scene omissions and additions, and export reports that quickly analyze your script for production.