Course Title: Vision mix television productions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4295

Course Title: Vision mix television productions

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Administraion

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Vision mixers apply the skills and knowledge described in this unit. They work closely with, and often but not always, under the direction of a director or producer.

Vision mixers operate in a multi-source environment from a studio control room or an outside broadcast van. They carry responsibility for creating required composite images, transitions and effects for television productions.

Productions utilising the skills of vision mixers are often live. They can include variety, music, comedy, drama, news, sport, current affairs, live events broadcasts (e.g. concerts, New Year’s Eve celebrations), children’s programs, lifestyle productions.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFBRD402A Vision mix television productions


1 Prepare a script or production schedule for vision mixing.

2 Set up for vision mixing.

3 Mix vision.

Learning Outcomes

In this course you will be required to  vision mix television productions.

Overview of Assessment

Complete pre-production and production tasks to vision mix a range of television productions.