Analyse and present research information

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 BSBRES401A, 'Analyse and present research information'.
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. Gather and organise information

1.1. Gather and organise information in a format suitable for analysis, interpretation and dissemination in accordance with organisational requirements

1.2. Access information held by the organisation ensuring accuracy and relevance in line with established organisational requirements

1.3. Ensure that methods of collecting information are reliable and make efficient use of resources in accordance with organisational requirements

1.4. Identify research requirements for combining online research with non-electronic sources of information

1.5. Use business technology to access, organise and monitor information in accordance with organisational requirements

1.6. Update, modify, maintain and store information, in accordance with organisational requirements

2. Research and analyse information

2.1. Clearly define objectives of research ensuring consistency with organisational requirements

2.2. Ensure that data and research strategies used are valid and relevant to the requirements of the research and make efficient use of available resources

2.3. Identify key words and phrases for use as part of any online search strategy, including the use of Boolean operators and other search tools

2.4. Use reliable methods of data analysis that are suitable to research purposes

2.5. Ensure that assumptions and conclusions used in analyses are clear, justified, supported by evidence and consistent with research and business objectives

3. Present information

3.1. Present recommendations and issues in an appropriate format, style and structure using suitable business technology

3.2. Structure and format reports in a clear manner that conforms to organisational requirements

3.3. Report and distribute research findings in accordance with organisational requirements

3.4. Obtain feedback and comments on suitability and sufficiency of findings in accordance with organisational requirements

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBRES401A appears in the following qualifications:

  • ACM40210 - Certificate IV in Captive Animals
  • ACM50110 - Diploma of Animal Technology
  • PUA32709 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Intelligence Operations)
  • FNS51710 - Diploma of Applied Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing Management
  • FNS40310 - Certificate IV in Personal Injury Management (Claims Management)
  • FNS40510 - Certificate IV in Personal Injury Management (Underwriting)
  • FNS51210 - Diploma of Insurance Broking
  • FNS51410 - Diploma of Loss Adjusting
  • FNS50710 - Diploma of Superannuation
  • FNS41710 - Certificate IV in Insurance Broking
  • FNS51110 - Diploma of General Insurance
  • CPC40408 - Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Sales)
  • SIS40410 - Certificate IV in Sport and Recreation
  • CPP40507 - Certificate IV in Property Services (Business Broking)
  • AUR30911 - Certificate III in Motorsport
  • AUR30105 - Certificate III in Automotive Administration
  • AUR40305 - Certificate IV in Motorsport
  • AUR31005 - Certificate III in Automotive Sales
  • AUR50105 - Diploma of Automotive Management
  • AUR40405 - Certificate IV in Automotive Performance Enhancement
  • AUR40105 - Certificate IV in Automotive Management
  • BSB41807 - Certificate IV in Unionism and Industrial Relations
  • BSB40807 - Certificate IV in Frontline Management
  • BSB41407 - Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety
  • BSB41707 - Certificate IV in Recordkeeping
  • BSB40307 - Certificate IV in Customer Contact
  • BSB41607 - Certificate IV in Purchasing
  • BSB41107 - Certificate IV in International Trade
  • BSB40407 - Certificate IV in Small Business Management
  • BSB41007 - Certificate IV in Human Resources
  • BSB41307 - Certificate IV in Marketing
  • BSB40507 - Certificate IV in Business Administration
  • BSB40207 - Certificate IV in Business
  • BSB41910 - Certificate IV in Business (Governance)
  • BSB40707 - Certificate IV in Franchising
  • BSB40107 - Certificate IV in Advertising
  • BSB40610 - Certificate IV in Business Sales
  • WRH40209 - Certificate IV in Trichology
  • WRH40109 - Certificate IV in Hairdressing
  • FPP30110 - Certificate III in Pulping Operations
  • FPP30210 - Certificate III in Papermaking Operations
  • PSP61110 - Advanced Diploma of Interpreting
  • PSP42010 - Certificate IV in School Support Services
  • PSP30604 - Certificate III in Government (School Support Services)
  • PSP61010 - Advanced Diploma of Translating
  • PSP41904 - Certificate IV in Government (School Support Services)
  • PSP30704 - Certificate III in School Support Services
  • FPI40205 - Certificate IV in Timber Processing
  • FPI40105 - Certificate IV in Forest Operations
  • CUS40209 - Certificate IV in Sound Production
  • CUS40309 - Certificate IV in Music Business
  • CUS40109 - Certificate IV in Music
  • TAE40110 - Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • TAE50310 - Diploma of International Education Services
  • AHC50510 - Diploma of Arboriculture
  • AHC50110 - Diploma of Agriculture
  • AHC51310 - Diploma of Pest Management
  • AHC51610 - Diploma of Irrigation Management
  • AHC51210 - Diploma of Community Coordination and Facilitation
  • AHC40410 - Certificate IV in Horticulture
  • AHC50410 - Diploma of Horticulture
  • AHC40210 - Certificate IV in Poultry Production
  • AHC41010 - Certificate IV in Agribusiness
  • AHC40910 - Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management
  • SIT31007 - Certificate III in Hospitality (Catering Operations)
  • SIT30907 - Certificate III in Hospitality (Asian Cookery)
  • SIT30107 - Certificate III in Tourism
  • SIT31107 - Certificate III in Hospitality (Patisserie)
  • SIT40607 - Certificate IV in Hospitality (Catering Operations)
  • SIT40507 - Certificate IV in Hospitality (Asian Cookery)
  • SIT30707 - Certificate III in Hospitality
  • SIT31209 - Certificate III in Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • SIT40707 - Certificate IV in Hospitality (Patisserie)
  • SIT40809 - Certificate IV in Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • SIT40307 - Certificate IV in Hospitality
  • SIT60307 - Advanced Diploma of Hospitality
  • SIT40407 - Certificate IV in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery)
  • SIT50307 - Diploma of Hospitality
  • SIT40207 - Certificate IV in Tourism
  • SIT50409 - Diploma of Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • SIT30807 - Certificate III in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery)
  • SFI40311 - Certificate IV in Seafood Industry (Environmental Management)
  • SFI30211 - Certificate III in Fishing Operations
  • SFI30611 - Certificate III in Seafood Industry (Sales and Distribution)
  • SFI40211 - Certificate IV in Fishing Operations
  • SFI40111 - Certificate IV in Aquaculture
  • SFI40511 - Certificate IV in Seafood Processing
  • SFI30111 - Certificate III in Aquaculture
  • SFI40611 - Certificate IV in Seafood Industry Sales and Distribution
  • SFI30511 - Certificate III in Seafood Processing
  • SFI50411 - Diploma of Fisheries Compliance
  • FDF40110 - Certificate IV in Food Processing
  • FDF40210 - Certificate IV in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • HLT43207 - Certificate IV in Health Administration
  • HLT60307 - Advanced Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance)
  • HLT60407 - Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics
  • HLT41507 - Certificate IV in Hyperbaric Technology
  • HLT51907 - Diploma of Mortuary Theatre Practice
  • HLT50907 - Diploma of Sleep Technology
  • HLT60807 - Advanced Diploma of Neurophysiology Technology
  • HLT50607 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Anaesthesia)
  • HLT50707 - Diploma of Hyperbaric Technology
  • HLT41607 - Certificate IV in Mortuary Theatre Practice
  • RGR40508 - Certificate IV in Racing Services (Racing Administration)
  • SIR40207 - Certificate IV in Retail Management
  • CUF40407 - Certificate IV in Make-up

And the skillsets: