Course Title: Originate and Develop the Concept

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6056

Course Title: Originate and Develop the Concept

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Janis Lesinskis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4982

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will learn the skills and knowledge to originate and develop a concept to a stage where it becomes the basis for a creative and effective production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFRAD01A Originate and develop the concept


Clarify creative ideas

Develop the concept to an operational level

Evaluate possible approaches

Investigate approaches to the realisation of the idea

Learning Outcomes

Students will develop practical knowledge of concept development  with particular reference to film and television production procedures.

Overview of Assessment

1. Story adaptation for specified genre and audience.
due Week 4

2.Development budget and schedule for short film concept.
due Week 6