Course Title: Manage multimedia production

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5284

Course Title: Manage multimedia production

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)


Course Contact: Garry Amy

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage the multimedia production cycle.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPMM581C Manage multimedia production


1. Design a production cycle for a multimedia product

2. Define the attributes of interactive multimedia products

3. Manage research

4. Manage the multimedia process

Learning Outcomes

This unit covers the skills required to manage the multimedia production cycle.

Overview of Assessment

Evidence of the following is essential:

   -  establish, monitor and evaluate a production cycle including the project management of all technical aspects of the project

   -  demonstrate an ability to find and use information relevant to the task from a variety of information sources

   -  produce a portfolio covering a period of THREE months’ information on the management of TWO multimedia projects that demonstrates establishing, monitoring and evaluating a production cycle including using attributes of specific multimedia interactivity. The portfolio should include material that covers defined components of a production cycle, concepts for multimedia integration, prototype sequences and attributes, product testing and quality considerations

   -  evidence for assessment may be gathered from assessment of the unit of competency alone or through an integrated assessment activity.