Course Title: Direct the crew

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6056

Course Title: Direct the crew

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: Janis Lesinskis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 925 4982

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will be given guidelines  for briefing, preparation and on-set protocols and will be expected to apply these procedures to actual production situations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

CUSADM04A Manage major project,
CUFRAD02A Implement Design

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDRT05A Direct the crew


Conclude filming

Facilitate filming

Prepare for filming

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Liaison with first assisstant director and department heads in the course of production and crew via first assistant director -  45%
Use of industry compatible on-set protocols - 20%
Appropriate checks on shot framing - 20%
Call for re-takes when appropriate - 5%
Wrap shoot in appropriate manner - 10%