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 AHCLPW404, 'Produce maps for land management purposes'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Produce maps for land management purposes' 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
Elements describe the essential outcomes.
Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.
1. Obtain information for a specific land management purpose
1.1 Define information required from data sets
1.2 Collect and present information from stakeholders on land management and production systems consistent with the local area management strategy
1.3 Collect information to include temporal and spatial data
1.4 Review information for relevance and accuracy
2. Assess data availability
2.1 Ascertain availability of required data sets from internal and external sources
2.2 Confirm ownership of data and determine access and pricing
2.3 Obtain data in accordance with industry standards, statutory requirements and enterprise policy
2.4 Develop procedures to capture data
3. Assess data quality
3.1 Assess data for integrity and to determine suitability for task
3.2 Investigate and resolve disparities between data sets
4. Format and present data
4.1 Identify compatible formats for data
4.2 Assemble relevant data elements
4.3 Select data formats to meet user's requirements
4.4 Present information using suitable media
4.5 Present information in accordance with appropriate enterprise requirements and Australian standards
5. Incorporate data onto maps
5.1 Use range of computer applications to transfer information from various data sources onto maps
5.2 Produce draft maps showing spatial and temporal data consistent with development and implementation of the land management strategy
5.3 Review and edit maps to confirm accuracy and develop a map key to identify natural resource features, structures and land uses
5.4 Analyse maps for data to assist in development or implementation of land management plan
6. Review customer satisfaction
6.1 Seek feedback from users regarding satisfaction with information and presentation
6.2 Resolve any areas of dissatisfaction
6.3 Analyse and use customer feedback as a quality improvement tool