Course Title: Create digital visual effects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4295

Course Title: Create digital visual effects

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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 Internet or Workplace

Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to create visual effects for television.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFANM402A Create digital visual effects


1. Clarify work requirements.

2. Prepare components.

3. Assemble previsualisations.

4. Produce visual effects.

5. Finalise visual effects.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to create visual effects for television.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be ongoing throughout the class period and include group and individual tasks