Build international business networks

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 BSBREL502A, 'Build international business networks'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Build international business networks' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Develop and maintain appropriate international business networks

1.1. Allocate time to build and maintain international business networks

1.2. Identify opportunities to build international business networks

1.3. Use participation in international and Australian business associations, trade fairs, conferences, and professional development activities to establish and maintain a network of support for the business and to enhance personal knowledge of international markets

1.4. Identify and maximise opportunities to make face-to-face contact with overseas business associates and international business network members

1.5. Establish communication channels to exchange information and ideas with international business network members

1.6. Provide input to the network and seek and verify feedback

2. Reflect social and cultural awareness in developing and maintaining international business networks

2.1. Identify sources of information relating to social and cultural awareness for specific cultural groups within current and prospective network membership

2.2. Analyse and note sources of information relating to social and cultural awareness for specific cultural groups within current and prospective network membership using available information sources

2.3. Use communication styles and social mores appropriate to specific cultural groups in relating to individuals and groups within the network

2.4. Review the quality of communication and relationships with network members on a regular basis to determine effectiveness of communication styles and interactions

3. Review own participation in international business networks

3.1. Estimate and document costs of own participation in international business networks

3.2. Quantify and document the value of outcomes derived from participation in international business networks

3.3. Analyse the value of outcomes derived from participation in international business networks in comparison to costs of participation

3.4. Ensure that decisions are made and implemented to increase, maintain or decrease participation in networking activity as a result of review process

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBREL502A appears in the following qualifications:

  • BSB51207 - Diploma of Marketing
  • BSB50807 - Diploma of International Business
  • BSB50107 - Diploma of Advertising
  • TAE50310 - Diploma of International Education Services
  • CUF50207 - Diploma of Interactive Digital Media
  • CUF50107 - Diploma of Screen and Media
  • CUF60107 - Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media