Identify and apply the legal framework

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 BSBLEG413, 'Identify and apply the legal framework'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Identify sources of law

1.1 Identify main institutions of government in Australia

1.2 Research sources of Australian law

1.3 Assess rules for resolving conflicts of laws

2. Identify and analyse relationships between the Federal and the states and territories governments

2.1 Identify legislative powers of Australian Federal Government and limits of that power

2.2 Analyse legislative powers of states and territories

2.3 Evaluate relationship between legislative powers of the Federal Government and state and territory governments

3. Differentiate between civil and criminal proceedings

3.1 Identify and examine differences in law and procedures between civil and criminal proceedings

3.2 Analyse findings and determine which court would hear particular cases

4. Examine elements of adversary trial system

4.1 Identify main features of adversary system of trial

4.2 Evaluate these features and determine how they apply in the legal environment

5. Examine elements of precedent

5.1 Identify main features of principles of precedent

5.2 Analyse how precedent is applied in the legal environment

5.3 Examine and document outcomes of precedent

6. Examine legislation

6.1 Examine principles for reading and interpreting legislation

6.2 Apply principles for reading and interpreting legislation in the legal environment