Course Title: Prepare a Proposal

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6056

Course Title: Prepare a Proposal

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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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

In this course students will develop knowledge of the role and responsibilities of the film or
video producer while developing a proposal for an independent screen production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

’THHGLE12A - Develop and manage marketing strategies’ is a co-requisite.
Together these two competencies form classes time tabled as ’Independent Producer’.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFADM01A Prepare a proposal


1. Analyse the project requirements

2. Determine ability to meet the requirements of the brief

3. Estimate the costs and availability of resources

4. Prepare the proposal/tender submission

5. Present the submission where appropriate

6. Obtain confirmed agreement where appropriate

Learning Outcomes

Students can expect to learn about preparation and presentation of a production proposal which
demonstrates awareness of resourcing, planning and marketing as applied to a specific production.

Overview of Assessment

PROPOSAL PREPARATION (written submission) 60%
PROPOSAL PRESENTATION (class presentation) 40%