Course Title: Conduct a Briefing

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5134

Course Title: Conduct a Briefing

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 Media and Communication


Course Contact: Roz Berrystone

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4974

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course teaches the skills and knowledge necessary to brief a range of personnel, and also the public, prior to the filming of a production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFPOP09A Conduct a briefing


Prepare information for delivery

Present all necessary operational information by verbal briefing

Present all necessary safety information by briefing

Render artwork

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

For 1st year 2008 students:

1st semester:
Script timings & marked-up script
Cross plot & pre-production schedule

2nd semester:
Shooting Schedule
Call sheets

For 2nd year students, 2008 (those who started in 2007):

In-class exercises
Team & self-assessment
Group Productions