Course Title: Specify sound systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5128

Course Title: Specify sound systems

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 35.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: John Cordon

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4345

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Note: This course is taught concurrently with the course: EEET6452C, Design Audiovisual Installations.
The purpose of this course is to develop your skills, attitude and knowledge to enable you to interpret briefs for AV systems integration and to design AV installation plans.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Install, Align & Test Sound Equipment

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSSOU23A Specify sound systems


CUSSOU23A/02                    Produce sound plan

USSOU23A/01                    Establish brief for sound system

USSOU23A/03                    Liaise with others to implement sound plan

Learning Outcomes

Related to elements above.

Overview of Assessment

1. Practical: Electronic construction project: 30% of final course mark.
2. Progressive closed book test: 10% of final course mark.
3. Final closed book test: 30% of final course mark.
4. Research Assignment (1500 word assignment): 25% of final course mark.
5. Research Assignment Coaching Appointment: 5% of final course mark.