Course Title: Set up, record and operate lighting cues and effects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5231

Course Title: Set up, record and operate lighting cues and effects

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

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

EEET6846C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

In this course you will learn about the art and science behind lighting for live events and productions. You will learn about basic lighting and color theory on productions and the use of control equipment, programming and operating lighting consoles and effects.

This course is covered alongside ’Prepare, Install and Test Lighting Equipment’ EEET6847C


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

No pre-requisites or co-requistes are required.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFLGT402A Set up, record and operate lighting cues and effects

Elements:

1 Connect and format control system for productions.

2 Plot and operate advanced cue types.

3 Plot and operate effects. 

4 Solve lighting problems during performance.


Learning Outcomes

On succesful completion of this unit, you will be able to follow a brief to set up, record and operate lighting cues and effects for a live production. 


Overview of Assessment

Critical aspects of assessment and evidence required to demonstrate competency in this unit are:
Ability to use the full range of console features to set up, record and operate lighting cues and effects
Knowledge of lighting control terms and dimmer control protocols, including those related to advanced features
Effective communication and problem solving skills
Collaborative approach to work.