Course Title: Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5332 Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services

Course Title: Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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 2015,
Term1 2016

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

The ability to research, analyse and apply information relevant to work roles within the creative arts industry is integral to working successfully in live production. In this course you will develop the skills and knowledge required to maintain industry knowledge and manage your own professional practice within the creative arts industry. The skills which you will gain from this course will be developed through industry observation and you will learn to build industry awareness and networking skills which will be essential when locating employment.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVIND501B Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge


1. Research and apply industry information

2. Maintain effective industry networks

3. Enhance professional practice

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.

You will have demonstrated the ability to:
• research, analyse, critique and apply industry information
• maintain effective industry networks
• enhance your professional practice.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will involve demonstration of skills through practical tasks and through demonstrating your knowledge of underpinning theory .