Course Title: Devise camera coverage

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6087 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

Course Title: Devise camera coverage

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will cover the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop camera coverage of scenes for a screen productions.

This course is co-delivered and assessed alongside Conceive and develop lighting designs CUFLGT501A and Direct cinematography for screen productions CUFCAM601A.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDRT604A Devise camera coverage


1 Interpret creative Brief

2 Identify camera coverage requirements

3 Develop camera coverage plans.

4 Finalise camera coverage plans.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to use key elements of scripts or shot plans as the basis for devising camera coverage for a screen productions.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester and will involve practical exercises, knowledge assessment tasks and practical group projects.
This course will be delivered and assessed in conjunction with Direct Cinematography for Screen Productions - CUFCAM601A and
Conceive and develop lighting designs - CUFLGT501A.