Course Title: Operate professional audio equipment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4197

Course Title: Operate professional audio equipment

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 100.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2011

Course Contact: ADAM LOVELL

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will learn the skills and knowledge to operate a audio mixing equipment, including, major outboard sound processing equipment, software and develop basic skills to monitor sound quality and develop creative and technical judgements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUESOU03C Operate professional audio equipment


Element 1 Complete post-performance procedures

Element 2 Operate audio equipment

Element 3 Participate in technical or creative run-through

Element 4 Prepare for audio operation

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will have the knowledge and skills to operate professional audio equipment.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include in-studio practical session completion and written assessment.