TVP105 Studio Television (8)

This subject familiarises students with the fundamental theoretical and practical demands of multicamera television production in a live studio environment. Students undertake collaborative work through the analysis and generation of news programming, bulletin, public service announcements and entertainment programming.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2021.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Communication and Creative Industries

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to apply the fundamental theoretical and practical skills required to produce studio television programming;
  • be able to describe the roles and responsibilities of a range of crew positions in studio television environments;
  • be able to describe and apply the fundamental workplace health and safety requirements of a television studio environment;
  • be able to identify and construct basic studio television productions in a range of formats for broadcast; and
  • be able to work independently and collaboratively on creative studio television briefs.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Broadcast formats
  • Studio television: production & post production
  • News Programming
  • Bulletin Formats
  • Public Service Announcements
  • Entertainment: formats and production
  • Crew roles and responsibilities
  • WHS for studio television
  • Risk management and mitigation in live television
  • Effective collaboration in studio television

Indicative Assessment

The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of TVP105 in Session 1 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).

Item Number
Value %
Studio production

Special Resources

Students are required to have access to a multicamera television studio.

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.