Course Title: Prepare production costing estimates

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5193

Course Title: Prepare production costing estimates

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Course Contact: Ray Hester

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9454

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit requires the individual to estimate and determine the cost of production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There is no pre-requisite for this unit.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPSU553A Prepare production costing estimates


1.  Identify costing estimate requirements

2.  Prepare costing estimates

3.  Compare estimates with actual costs

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may take place on the job, off the job or a combination of these. Off the job assessment must be undertaken in a closely simulated workplace environment.