Writing Dialogue for Games

Effective dialogue is a cornerstone of successful and engaging storytelling in any medium, and interactive media provides a unique set of challenges and requirements for writers. Explore various aspects of dialogue writing and learn to plan for and deal with the other considerations that arise in multimedia situations. Learn how dialogue writing fits into the overall process of game production and practice writing effective dialogue for a variety of in-game situations.

View a sample outline for the course.

Please note: If you register on the start date of the course and onwards, please email writing.exl@ubc.ca during office hours of 8:30am-4:30pm with your full name and course title to receive your login details and access to the course. Registrations made outside of office hours will automatically receive access to the course on the next business day.

This course can be applied to the UBC Game Writing Academy.

Course Format

This course is offered 100% online.

Available Sessions

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Jan 22-Mar 1, 2019 | Online | $460.00

Format: Online
Code: AW851W19O
Jan 22-Mar 1, 2019

1nstructor: Sean Smillie


Fees / Tuition

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