Course Title: Survey Locations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5134

Course Title: Survey Locations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

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


Course Contact: Roz Berrystone

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4974

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course, students will acquire the skills and knowledge to research, assess and contract locations used in productions.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFPOP06A Survey Locations


Arrange contracts, access and use of location

Carry out research and assess the suitability of locations

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

For 1st year students 2008:

1st semester:
Script timings & marked up script
Cross plot & pre-production schedule

2nd semester:
Shooting schedule
Call sheets

For 2nd year students (those who started in 2007):
1st semester only:
In-class exercises
Team & self-assessment
Group Productions