Course Title: Manage show control operations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5349 Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services

Course Title: Manage show control operations

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


Term2 2018,
Term2 2019


City Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2020

Course Contact: Rebekha Naim

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4849

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to manage the set up and operation of show control systems.

Show control systems are designed to store, play back and control audio, video and digital images as well as other inputs eg. computers or video servers for use in live productions, events and audiovisual installations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUASTA502 Manage show control operations


1.Clarify show control brief

2. Coordinate the implementation of show control

3. Manage post-show operations

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 be able to:

  • work safely
  • plan and supervise the implementation of show control for a show, presentation or installation.
  • communicate effectively while negotiating solutions
  • work collaboratively

Overview of Assessment

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