Course Title: Operate a non-linear editing system

Part A: Course Overview

Course ID: 035476

Program: C5128

Course Title: Operate a non-linear editing system

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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 Creative Media

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2007

Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To enable learners to acquire digital video material of various standards from Standard Definition through to High Definition and use a non-linear edit system to capture edit save and export finished productions.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles


Operate a non-linear editing system


CUFEDT05A/01Prepare to use the editing equipment

CUFEDT05A/02Digitise the picture and sound footage

CUFEDT05A/03Edit the picture and sound footage according to the requirements of the brief

CUFEDT05A/04Refine the edit

CUFEDT05A/05Export the compiled sequences and files and archive the edit job

CUFEDT05A/06Complete work operations

Learning Outcomes

Relate to elements above

Overview of Assessment

Participate in editing news stories and short documentaries – 30%

Submission of: Edited video project – 40%

Journal report – 30%