Course Title: Coordinate production operations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4230

Course Title: Coordinate production operations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to monitor and coordinate one or
more of the technical production aspects of live theatre or event production. As such, it
requires specific skills and knowledge in the relevant technical area plus a knowledge of
management roles and responsibilities. The unit is closely linked to unit CUETEM03B Establish and manage production requirements and resources. 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

No pre-requisites or co-requistes are required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUETEM01C Coordinate production operations


1 Plan and organise workflow for production operations

2 Evaluate and monitor production operations

3 Solve problems and make decisions in relation to production operations

4 Liaise with production colleagues to maximise quality

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to coordinate a production through pre-production and during the actual production.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include participation in practical activities, folio development and production exercises.