The unit is covering the skills and knowledge to Direct television programs and segments of television programs. It is delivered with a hands-on, practical approach in a three camera multi-cam studio environment.

This course has been created to meet the requirements of the following unit of competency:

Unit: Originate and develop concepts (BSBCRT501)

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to originate and develop concepts for products, programs, processes or services to an operational level.

It applies to individuals who develop concepts for any business or community activity or process, such as marketing and advertising campaigns, staff development programs,  information technology and communication systems, radio and television programs, entertainment events, films, exhibitions and digital media products. Individuals operate with a high degree of autonomy, but collaborate with others to generate ideas and refine concepts to the point where they can be implemented.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.


This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage all aspects of pre-production for productions in the entertainment industry.

At this level, individuals are expected to apply a detailed knowledge of both creative and technical aspects of productions. They exercise autonomy and judgement in contexts that are subject to change and are responsible for coordinating and supervising the work of team members engaged in a wide range of pre-production activities.

Term: 3 and 4
BSBCRT501A: Originate and develop concepts
CUETEM08B: Realise productions 

Term: 4
BSBMKG603B: Manage the marketing process
BSBMKG609A: Develop a marketing plan

CUFPPM504A: Manage locations for film and media productions (Term 2)

BSBPMG508A: Manage Project Risk (Term 2)
BSBOHS509A: Ensure a safe workplace (Term 2)
BSBREL401A: Establish Networks (Term 3)
BSBPMG510A: Manage Projects (Term 3 and 4)

BSBPMG508A: Manage project risk
CUFIND401A: Provide services on a freelance basis
BSBOHS509: Ensure a safe workplace

Facilitator: Anna Hodge, Tea Tree Gully campus.