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Non-award courses

VTP331 Screen and Media Production


Not available to international students.


Alice Springs

Estimated completion time: 0.5 year/s

The length of time to complete this qualification will depend on the location, study mode and selected units.
Refer to the relevant course information flyer for further information.

CDU Reference
Vocational Education & Training
Industry groups
Occupation types
Performing Arts Technicians Nfd

This short course is for those who are required to shoot material for screen productions using a single-camera unit and record dialogue and sound effects on location for a screen production.

It applies to individuals whose prime responsibility is to capture screen images using a range of video equipment. They generally work under direction, and perform all camera, sound and lighting functions in outdoor and indoor locations for a range of screen productions. They must work cooperatively with performers and other production crew members.

Credit transfers & pathways

Skills recognition

Skills recognition is not applicable to this course. CDU's short courses are highly targeted courses designed to help you improve a specific skill. They will help you improve your career prospects, maintain currency in your field, or allow you to try out something completely new.


VET to Higher Education Pathway Mapping for completed Awards in the same field or discipline.

Course information flyer(s)

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VTP331 Screen and media production 2020

  • This is a non-award course and a Statement of Attainment will be issued for nationally recognised units of competency successfully completed.

  • VET for Secondary Students (VSS)

    Select VSS for more detail about this program.

    Location and study mode

    Delivery at all locations is subject to sufficient demand and resources.

    Locations: Alice Springs,

    Study Mode: On campus,
    Some components of this qualification may be available in other modes of delivery and not all modes are available at all locations.

    Subject to demand other locations and modes may become available throughout the year.

Contact details

Phone: (08) 8946 7766 or 1800 061 963 (free call)

Course structure

To achieve the vocational training program VTP331 Screen and media production a total of Three (3) unit of competency must be completed as listed below.
Students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion.
The total Nominal Hours for this training program is 115.
Module/Unit of Competency
Shoot material for screen productions 60
CUASOU410 Record sound on location 35
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others 20
Total nominal hours for the training program


Course fees

Domestic Students
Based on course nominal hours of 115 hours, approximate 2020 course fees will be:
VET Tuition Fees: $391.00
Domestic Full Fees: $1,955.00
Fee for Service: as per fee for service agreement

The following Fees are applicable to this course:

Domestic Students

VET tuition fees

This course is subsidised by the NT Government.
2020: VET Tuition Fees for 2020 will be charged at $3.40 per nominal hour for subsidised training. More detailed Information about 2020 VET Tuition fees for eligible NT residents is available in the VET Student Guide.
2021: Information about VET fees for 2021 will be published as soon as they become available.

International students

How to apply direct to CDU

Applications to CDU must be submitted online.


You will need a valid email address to create your online account.


Once you have started the application you will have the option of saving your application and resuming it at a later date.


There is no application fee when you apply online.

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