Course Title: Edit Dialogue and Sound

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5134

Course Title: Edit Dialogue and Sound

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will edit the visual and sound elements of their rushes to create a polished final production complete with credits.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFEDT08A Edit Dialogue and Sound


Assess dialogue and sounds to meet the project requirements

Clean up and edit the dialogue and sound

Complete work operations

Document dialogue and sound edit

Prepare to edit dialogue and sounds

Review creative and technical quality

Split the dialogue

Learning Outcomes

Not Applicable

Overview of Assessment

Original Diploma
For 2nd year students only (those who started in 2007):
2nd semester only:
Peer & self evaluation as crew member
Producer/director evaluation & analysis of own shoot
Production (shoot/fine cut) - evaluation by production supervisor/lecturer
Deliverables (dv master, dvd etc)
Post production paperwork
Production supervisor/lecturer’s evaluation of completed production

New Diploma
Students will develop of polished sound edit in FCP to fine tune the 3 productions edits  - 30% each
in class assignment soundtrack - 10%