Eduqas GCSE Film Studies – Excellence in the Scriptwriting NEA


Eduqas GCSE Film Studies – Excellence in the Scriptwriting NEA


London | Wednesday 15 December 2021



This course is designed for EDUQAS GCSE Film Studies centres that are seeking to ensure able students fulfil their potential in the Non Exam Assessed portion of the course, with a focus on the screenwriting element primarily.

The course will demonstrate how to guide your best students to achieve an improved grade in the NEA portion of the course. It will focus on a detailed analysis of what is expected to achieve grades 7-9 as well as looking at helping pupils cement grades 5+. It will cover the specification components and exploring ways to build your teaching practice around this. The course will also provide guidance on an effective iterative process of producing the script, through a clear stepped program of teaching approaches as well as guiding students on the important practical formal aspects of writing an effective screenplay.

Led by experienced examiner and teacher, Chris Warrington, the course is designed for new and experienced teachers of EDUQAS Film Studies.


  • Focused on the obstacles and barriers to entry which inhibit and prevent many students from achieving their potential.

  • Emphasis on a focused period of teaching which challenges and builds student skills so they can achieve their potential.

  • Focus on the practical steps that need to be taken to cement achievement – especially regarding formal approaches to screenplays.

  • A detailed look at the grade criteria and how this should be interpreted.

  • Sample scripts, shooting scripts and evaluations of varying grades will be analysed and marked along with examples of feedback process for both all aspects of the course.

  • Materials will be provided that will allow teachers to cover the course in innovative and student-friendly ways that push all students to achieve.


DATE & LOCATION London | Wednesday 15 December 2021
  • Heads of Film/Media Studies

  • Heads of English with a Film Cohort

  • Teachers of GCSE Film Studies

IN-SCHOOL You can also book this as an In-School Webinar
  • You will receive a specially prepared file electronically containing detailed notes, and teaching materials and resources which will be of immediate practical benefit in the classroom.
  • Expert produced PowerPoint presentations
  • CPD Certificate of attendance

Additional information

Key Stage


Course Leader

Owen Jermy

Job Title

Head of Department, Subject Teacher, G & T Coordinator, CPD Coordinator


NQTs, Teaching & Learning


Media and Film Studies