Secure and manage funding

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 CHCMGT004, 'Secure and manage funding'.
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 define the essential outcomes

Performance criteria specify the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element

1. Identify funding requirements and context

1.1 Identify scope and purpose of funding

1.2 Calculate funding requirements, including budget, current funding arrangements and future projections

1.3 Identify potential avenues and sources of funding

1.4 Research and gather information on all potential funding avenues and sources

1.5 Determine if funding requirements are feasible and sustainable

2. Develop a funding submission

2.1 Determine funding source requirements

2.2 Prepare funding submission in accordance with funding source requirements

2.3 Determine optimum method of presenting proposal to identified funding sources

2.4 Seek legal, taxation and regulatory advice when required and ensure submission is checked by appropriate persons to ensure it meets compliance requirements

2.5 Establish how deliverables and outcomes will be evaluated and measured

3. Present proposal and negotiate with funding sources

3.1 Present proposal to funding sources using appropriate presentation methods and techniques

3.2 Negotiate with funding source representatives to clarify terms and conditions of funding agreement

3.3 Evaluate submission to identify strengths and weaknesses to inform subsequent submissions

4.Manage funding agreement

4.1 Finalise funding agreement documentation and circulate to all parties

4.2 Establish procedures to monitor ongoing compliance and reporting requirements in accordance with funding agreement

4.3 Maintain ongoing relations with funding source to ensure mutual satisfaction with funding arrangement

5.Evaluate funding agreement

5.1 Evaluate project outcomes against predetermined measures

5.2 Identify lessons learned and opportunities for continuous improvement

5.3 Identify opportunities for future funding arrangements as appropriate