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Statement of Attainment Camera Skills for Screen


This Statement of Attainment will provide the skills and knowledge for entry work as a Camera Assistant, Freelance Camera Operator work OR will give you one element in the package of the skills/knowledge required before applying for entry to the Diploma of Screen and Media CUA51020.


Statement of Attainment - Camera Skills for Screen

Course No:



CIT Reid 


Eight weeks part time with one (1) x three (3) hour face to face session per week. Approximately 6 hours of additional off-campus work will be required including on-line and practical. Such activities will include camera work practice and online reading and research.

Cost Info:

Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance

Indicative Cost:


Likely Job Outcome:

Entry-level work as a camera assistant, freelance camera operator work. This statement of attainment will provide you with one element in the package of the skills and knowledge required before applying for entry to the Diploma of Screen and Media CIT.

Application Type:

Register Your Interest

Additional Information

Headphones (that fully enclose the ears, not earbuds); SD cards (at least 2, class 10, capacity 32GB); hard drive (capacity 1TB min.).

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

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 course of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this course. 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 course. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at

Subject Information

Complete 1 subject

Core: Complete 1

  • CUACAM411   Shoot different screen content
    • CIT Code: MEDA494
      Cost: Standard $440.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to prepare, set up and shoot different screen content using professional camera equipment in a single camera environment. The unit applies to those who usually work without supervision, either as employees of a production house or as freelancers on assignment. Individuals often need to collaborate with producers, directors and production professionals to achieve the camera, sound and lighting outcomes of the shoot.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Diploma Screen and Media CUA51020
Statement Attainment Write Content for Media
Statement Attainment Editing for Screen

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email