Course Title: Produce interactive PDF files

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4173

Course Title: Produce interactive PDF files

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Garry Amy

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9260

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to make and proof relief plates from film input for letterpress or label printing.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPPP226A Produce interactive PDF files


 2. Proof relief plates

1. Produce plates

Learning Outcomes

This unit requires the individual to correctly prepare and evaluate film, and expose and process a relief plate suitable for letterpress and label printing.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may take place on the job, off the job or a combination of both. Off the job assessment must be undertaken in a closely simulated workplace environment
• it is expected that special purpose tools and equipment will be used where appropriate

A range of assessment methods should be used to assess practical skills and knowledge.

The following examples are appropriate for this unit:

• direct questioning combined with review of portfolios of evidence and third party workplace reports of on-the-job
performance by the candidate.

Holistic assessment with other units relevant to the industry
sector, workplace and job role is recommended.