Appraise property

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 CPPDSM4003A, 'Appraise property'.
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



1Research property.

1.1 Purpose of property appraisal is established with client in line with agency practice and legislative requirements.

1.2 Methods for gathering information are selected that are reliable and make efficient use of time and resources in line with agency practice.

1.3 Information on property is gathered and organised in a format suitable for analysis and interpretation in line with agency practice.

1.4 Appropriate interpersonal communication techniques are used to access additional information from relevant people.

1.5 Source documents are obtained and analysed to determine status and ownership of property in line with agency practice and legislative requirements.

2Appraise sale price range or rental value of property for listing purposes.

2.1 Appropriate method for appraising the sale price range or rental value of property is selected in line with agency practice and legislative requirements.

2.2 Sale price range or rental value of property is appraised for listing purposes in line with client instructions, agency practice and legislative requirements.

2.3 Appraisal of sale price range or rental value of property is clear, justified and based on assessment of all factors in line with agency practice.

2.4 Limitations in appraising property are recognised and specialist advice is sought as required in line with agency practice.

3Present information.

3.1 Information on sale price range or rental value of property is presented to client within specified time, budget and quality constraints and in line with client requirements and agency practice.

3.2 Information is prepared and presented in required format, style and structure using relevant business equipment and technology in line with legislative and agency requirements.

3.3 Feedback on suitability and sufficiency of appraisal is obtained and where appropriate incorporated into advice.

3.4 Agency property records are securely maintained with due regard to client confidentiality in line with agency and legislative requirements.

Qualifications and Skillsets

CPPDSM4003A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPP40307 - Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate)