Course Title: Operate complex vision systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4348 Certificate IV in Live Production and Technical Services

Course Title: Operate complex vision systems

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 90

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2015,
Term1 2016

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

Working with audio visual equipment in the Live Production industry means taking responsibility for ensuring that vision systems for shows, presentations or installations deliver the desired effect. This course will give you the skills and knowledge required to prepare and operate complex vision systems with multiple vision sources and display devices that require the use of media servers and control networks. Skills in vision system operation are developed through practice and you will learn to work autonomously and in a team environment as you take responsibility for creating vision system installations.

This unit is delivered and assessed with BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness and BSBCRT402A Collaborate in a creative process.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAVSS401 Operate complex vision systems


1. Prepare for vision system operations

2. Manage multiple vision outputs and displays

3.  Evaluate vision system operations

Learning Outcomes

 On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.

You will be able to:

• Adopt a methodical and logical approach to planning and operating a range of vision systems
• Meet work deadlines
• Use knowledge of vision systems to contributes ideas about ways to realise visual concepts
• Plan for contingencies
• Recognises and takes responsibility for addressing predictable, and some less predictable, problems when operating complex vision systems
• Plan improvements based on outcomes of evaluations of vision system operations
• Install, sets up and operates complex digital vision systems to meet creative requirements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will involve demonstration of practical tasks and testing of underpinning theory knowledge.