EMP311 - Production Scheduling and Floor Plans

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Subject Title
Production Scheduling and Floor Plans

Subject Description
In this subject students will learn production scheduling using a variety of scheduling software, tools and strategies. Students will also learn how to create industry acceptable floor plans. The focus is on effective preplanning for live events.

Credit Status
Event and Media Production diploma program

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

Upon successful completion of this subject, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an intermediate knowledge of common project planning concepts and terms
  2. Determine the resources, tasks, timelines and other elements required to create a small live event from their own event description
  3. Create intermediate level planning documents for a live event from instructor supplied scenarios or their own event description using industry-appropriate software.
  4. Determine technical and other physical requirements for a live event from their own event description
  5. Create medium complexity event floor plans to scale from instructor supplied examples
  6. Indicate major technical and non-technical resources on floor plans in an industry acceptable method in support of their own design
  7. Design, format and print scale floor plans.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
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