Course Title: Perform basic vision and sound editing

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4374 Certificate IV in Screen and Media

Course Title: Perform basic vision and sound editing

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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 2017,
Term2 2018,
Term2 2019


City Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2020

Course Contact: Rowan Humphrey

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4842

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will prepare source vision and sound materials for editing, log content and perform basic edits.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAPOS201 Perform basic vision and sound editing


1. Prepare source materials for edit.

2. Prepare for editing.

3. Perform basic edits.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to edit basic sequences for the screen industries includling television & film:

• collect & organise source media
• correctly identify and log single images, audio grabs and basic sequences
• select & trim shots & audio
• construct a sequence to a brief
• show attention to detail
• work to deadlines


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will involve demonstration of practical tasks and testing of your knowledge.