Course Title: Compile audio material for broadcast

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4276 Certificate IV in Sound Production

Course Title: Compile audio material for broadcast

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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


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

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course will provide an introduction to a number of key areas of current technology and work practice used in the audio sphere of the broadcast industry in Australia.

Please note : this course guide is relevent only to Sound Group 1E

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFSOU302A Compile audio material for broadcast


Element 1 Prepare to record audio material

Element 2 Record audio material on location

Element 3 Edit audio material using digital editing systems

Element 4 Submit edited material for broadcast

Learning Outcomes

This unit covers the skills and knowledge necessary for audio production within broadcast environments such as television and radio related industries.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be made through knowledge tests and practical project work.