Promote literature and reading

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 BSBLIB507, 'Promote literature and reading'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

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

1 Maintain knowledge about literature and reading

1.1 Research promotion of literacy, literature and reading and its importance for an informed society

1.2 Recognise reading levels and tastes of different customer groups

1.3 Maintain a record of key types of publications that provide information about literature

1.4 Source independent, print and electronic publisher reviews about literature

1.5 Use recognised classification systems to physically locate literary works and literary information

1.6 Update own knowledge of a broad range of literary works, publishing trends and formats

1.7 Share information collected on literary works, publishing trends and formats with colleagues

2 Implement a range of strategies to promote literature and reading

2.1 Research methods used to organise and access literature collections

2.2 Develop own strategies to promote literature and reading, including using current or emerging technologies

2.3 Interview and provide advice to customers to meet their literature and reading needs

2.4 Source information to meet customer literature requests

2.5 Identify and assess strategies used by organisations to promote reading, and adapt as appropriate for the organisation

2.6 Recommend purchase of literary works and literary information based on customer requests and analysis of reviews

3 Monitor and evaluate effectiveness of strategies to promote literature and reading

3.1 Analyse usage data to determine effectiveness of strategies

3.2 Track solicited and unsolicited feedback to the organisation regarding literature collections

3.3 Recommend changes to strategies in response to evaluation feedback