Course Title: Compile a daily production schedule/running sheet

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4112

Course Title: Compile a daily production schedule/running sheet

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4977

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course students will learn to breakdown a script for the purpose of preparing and distributing a call sheet.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFPOP04A Compile a daily production schedule/running sheet


Obtain daily production production information.

Distribute the call / running sheet.

Prepare a call / running sheet.

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Students are required to complete the following three pre-production tasks:

1. Breakdown a script and itemise – locations depicted, times of day or night, characters, essential props, continuity issues, safety issues, potential special effects requirements, and the screen time of each scene. 30%
2. Create a shot list and shooting schedule that makes the most efficient and economic use of production time and resources. 30%
3. Create Call sheets based on analysis carried out in previous two tasks using guidelines provided in class. 40%