Course Title: Plan and manage film and media post-production

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6151 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

Course Title: Plan and manage film and media post-production

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 35

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 2017,
Term2 2018,
Term2 2019


City Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Nat Bates

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 3323

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will cover the skills and knowledge required to plan and manage post-production processes and facilities. It involves collaborating with production personnel, developing and acquiring post-production resources.

It applies to individuals responsible for achieving the post-production process on time and within budget. They work in a variety of production roles, often managing a number of projects simultaneously.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAPPM604 Plan and manage film and media post-production


1. Clarify post-production briefs

2. Develop operational plan

3. Implement post-production processes

4. Wrap post-production activities

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will have acquired the skills and knowledge to independently manage post-production processes.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will involve practical exercises, knowledge assessment tasks and practical individual and/or group projects.