Course Title: Compile production schedules

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5231

Course Title: Compile production schedules

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To enable you to plan, schedule and location manage a television program. It develops the skills and knowledge required to coordinate all aspects of the project in pre-production, on-site at the time of production and post and to effectively communicate with the production team.
This course is run in parallel with Manage locations for film and media productions PERF-5066C

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

No pre-requisites or co-requistes are required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFPPM408A Compile production schedules


1 Confirm resources required. 

2 Compile production schedules.

3 Finalise production schedules. 

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to undertake the pre-production planning process to compile a schedule for a typical AV event such as a short film shoot.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include the completion of  pre-production documentation as part of a team, presententation of  material relevant to your department at production meetings and working to the production schedule.