Course Title: Operate vision systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4348

Course Title: Operate vision systems

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 80.0

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


Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

Being able to work effectively and efficiently with professional vision systems is important in the Live Production industry. This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to set-up, operate, disassemble and pack up professional level video production equipment and associated lighting equipment.

This course is delivered with CUAPPM401 Contribute to the organization of productions (PERF 5080C) but assessed separately.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAVSS302 Operate vision systems


1. Participate in technical run-throughs

2. Undertake vision system operations

3. Complete vision system operations

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements. Through the application of these skills and this knowledge, you will be able to:

  • Select, set-up, operate and disassemble professional level video production and lighting equipment.
  • Distinguish between different technical standards of equipment.
  • Match lighting requirements to camera specifications and set-up three-point lighting.

Overview of Assessment

 Assessment for this course will involve demonstration of skills and knowledge though a series of practical tasks .