Course Title: Prepare, rig, test and modify vision systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4230 Certificate IV in Audiovisual Technology

Course Title: Prepare, rig, test and modify vision systems

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 55

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

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you are required to interpret vision system production requirements, participate in run-through’s and ultimately operate a range of vision systems during a live production or event. You will also be required to disassemble equipment. Vision system technicians who operate equipment in a range of live production environments require these skills. The technician may or may not be responsible for installation and set up.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUEAUD02C Prepare, rig, test and modify vision systems


1 Identify requirements and prepare vision systems.

2. Install vision systems

3. Test and modify  vision system  equipment

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to interpret client briefs and then; set up, install and adjust as necessary various screen and projection equipment.

Overview of Assessment

Critical aspects of assessment and evidence required to demonstrate competency in this unit are:
Technical knowledge of the operating functions of a range of audiovisual equipment
Correct interpretation of vision system plans
Knowledge of occupational health and safety principles, procedures and regulations