Course Title: Operate a non-linear editing system

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5134

Course Title: Operate a non-linear editing system

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will learn the skills and knowledge to operate a non-linear editing system for editing digital media for the screen.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFEDT05A Operate a non-linear editing system


Complete work operations

Digitise the picture and sound footage

Edit the picture and sound footage according to the requirements of the brief

Export the compiled sequences and files and archive the edit job

Prepare to use the editing equipment

Refine the edit

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

4 X Practical projects to be completed during class.