This training will give you the skills and knowledge required to perform basic editing functions for screen productions and to use non-linear digital facilities to edit screen content for fast turnaround.
It covers the following job roles:
- individuals responsible for digitising, cutting and logging pre-recorded image and audio content under the direction of an experienced editor.
- also applies to individuals who work on more complex programs of a formatted or routine nature, or on the editing of daily rushes for feature films.
|Statement of Attainment - training in Editing for Screen [extract from CUA41215]|
|8 weeks part time, with one 3-hour session per week. Approximately 6 hours of additional work will be required, online and practical. Such work will include editing practise (on- and off-campus) and online reading/research.|
The 2021 Semester 1 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once. Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.
Likely Job Outcome:
|Entry-level work as an editor’s assistant, freelance editor of screen content, OR gives you one element in the package of the skills / knowledge required before applying for entry to Diploma of Screen and Media Production CUA51015 DP-BD21 at CIT.|
Headphones (that fully enclose the ears, not earbuds); hard drive (capacity 1TB min.).
You will be required to:
A. Attend an interview to prove your interest in creating media content.
B. Provide a portfolio of your video, audio or photographic work.
C. Complete three comprehension exercises with written, aural and visual comprehension tasks.
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Literacy Skills Information
We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Foundation Skills.
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Complete 2 subjects
Core: Complete 2
- CUAPOS201 Perform basic vision and sound editing
CIT Code: MEDA313 Cost: Standard $191.00
Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform basic editing functions for screen productions. It applies to individuals responsible for digitising, cutting and logging pre-recorded image and audio content under the direction of an experienced editor. Within clearly defined parameters, they also edit content using the basic functions of editing software. Prerequisites: Nil
- CUAPOS401 Edit screen content for fast turnaround
CIT Code: MEDA319 Cost: Standard $169.00
Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use non-linear digital facilities to edit screen content for fast turnaround. It applies to individuals with a reasonable level of experience who are involved in editing for daily programs such as television news and current affairs. At times they work on more complex programs of a formatted or routine nature, or on the editing of daily rushes for feature films. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication. Prerequisites: Nil
For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org