Course Title: Establish and manage production requirements and resources

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4276

Course Title: Establish and manage production requirements and resources

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will learn specific skills and requirements to successfully manage studio-based productions. Focal points are both recording & mixing.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUETEM03C Establish and manage production requirements and resources


1 Establish Production Requirements

2 Complete Plans for Realisation of Production

3 Source & Cost Resources

4 Manage Construction or Installation

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit you will have achieved the skills and knowledge required to establish and manage resources and other requirements for a particular production.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include various practical exercises in groups on signal flow, analogue recording, record and mixing, drum kit recording, a class presentation on valves and transistors, a pre-production essay and a major recording essay.