Course Title: Develop and Apply Industry Knowledge

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6048

Course Title: Develop and Apply Industry Knowledge

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

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


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Josiane Meuller

Course Contact Phone: 99254585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to access, increase and update knowledge of the film, television, radio and multimedia industry, including the role of different industry sectors, and the impacts of changing technology. This knowledge underpins effective performance in all sectors.                                
This course is co-delivered with CUEOHSiA Implement workplace health, safety and security procedures in the class called Industry Practice1

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFGEN01A Develop and Apply Industry Knowledge


CUFGEN01A/01 Seek information on the structure and organization of the industry

CUFGEN01A/02 Seek information on industry employment obligations and opportunities

CUFGEN01A/03 Seek information on new information

CUFGEN01A/04 Update Industry knowledge

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is based on class exercises worth 60%, involving asking questions of industry practitioners.  There is also a team exercise worth 40% that involves investigating the structure and practice of contemporary multimedia related company.