Apply a general knowledge of audio to work activities

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CUESOU07B, 'Apply a general knowledge of audio to work activities'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Apply a general knowledge of audio to work activities' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. Make preparations for audio set-up

1.1. Extract key information from audio installation plans and confirm requirements with supervisor

1.2. Correctly identify preferred rigging and positioning points for audio equipment

1.3. Correctly identify cables used to connect different audio components

1.4. Correctly identify and sort equipment and accessories in preparation for set-up, ensuring appropriate handling and taking account of equipment differences

2. Complete tasks using audio equipment

2.1. Correctly connect, disconnect and position audio system cables, including microphone, speaker, multicore and power feeds, in accordance with supervisor's instructions and safety requirements

2.2. Wire the audio system in correct sequence and confirm with supervisor

2.3. Set start up and operating settings in correct sequence and correctly use features of audio desk in accordance with instructions

2.4. Identify any problems with equipment promptly, take action within scope of individual responsibility or report to supervisor

2.5. Use positioning and equalising techniques to create optimum sound quality

2.6. Communicate appropriately with other technicians, performers or customers during the completion of tasks


Qualifications and Skillsets

CUESOU07B appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUS20109 - Certificate II in Music
  • CUS30209 - Certificate III in Technical Production
  • SIT30607 - Certificate III in Events
  • CUE50303 - Diploma of Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Production)
  • CUE40303 - Certificate IV in Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Operations)
  • CUE60303 - Advanced Diploma of Stage Management
  • CUE30203 - Certificate III in Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Operations)
  • CUE50403 - Diploma of Venues and Events
  • CUE60203 - Advanced Diploma of Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Production)
  • CUE60103 - Advanced Diploma of Design for Live Production, Theatre and Events
  • CUE60403 - Advanced Diploma of Venues and Events
  • CUE20103 - Certificate II in Live Production, Theatre and Events
  • CUF20107 - Certificate II in Creative Industries (Media)
  • CUF10107 - Certificate I in Creative Industries