Follow cultural protocols

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 AHCILM304A, 'Follow cultural protocols'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Relate key components of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander societies and activities to heritage and cultural protocols

1.1. Identify the significance of gender roles.

1.2. Document elements of the cultural diversity within Aboriginal communities and relevant management practices that impact on the economy and spirituality.

1.3. Describe the key components of Aboriginal societies relating to land, sea, water, air, flora and fauna.

2. Identify Aboriginal beliefs and cultural protocol

2.1. Identify and document the importance of Aboriginal beliefs and sites.

2.2. Document protocols within a community.

3. Relate Aboriginal protocols to community consultation

3.1. Identify and record key protocols required for community consultation.

3.2. Document significant factors and practices which could damage the level of trust and respect between negotiating parties and the community.

3.3. Describe strategies to establish and maintain a harmonious relationship between all parties involved.

4. Explain the main principles of IP and copyright

4.1. Describe IP as an economic right.

4.2. Document processes and procedures in order to acquire IP.

4.3. Identify and record the rights of land owners to recognise knowledge and land management practises (e.g. bush tucker, medicinal properties of plants and animals, traditional agriculture).

4.4. Describe the general rule/s governing the length of IP.

4.5. Research current legislation which identifying intellectual property and copyright.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCILM304A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC31510 - Certificate III in Indigenous Land Management