Coordinate outside broadcasts

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Assessment Tool
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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
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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 CUABRT404, 'Coordinate outside broadcasts'.
Google Links
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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. Prepare for outside broadcasts

1.1 Determine scope and timelines of outside broadcast (OB) requirements in consultation with relevant personnel

1.2 Check equipment and organise repairs as required in readiness for OB

1.3 Determine a connection from OB point to program centre, conducting site surveys as required

1.4 Collaborate in pre-production sessions to ensure effective coordination of production and technical operations

1.5 Anticipate potential problems and discuss solutions or contingency plans with relevant personnel in line with creative, technical and budgetary requirements

2. Coordinate technical operations during outside broadcasts

2.1 Activate OB vehicle on location, where relevant, according to enterprise procedures

2.2 Install and safely test equipment at OB locations following industry regulations and standards

2.3 Establish and maintain signal and communication paths between OB point and program centre

2.4 Communicate effectively during OB with master control from OB point using enterprise protocols

2.5 Respond promptly and appropriately in the event of equipment failure

2.6 Monitor quality of signal from OB point and adjust as required

3. Finalise outside broadcast location operations

3.1 Check equipment is dismantled and stored according to enterprise procedures

3.2 Return OB location to original or improved condition

3.3 Document issues pertaining to the OB production as required

3.4 Ensure OB equipment is sent for repair as required

3.5 Collaborate in debriefing sessions with production personnel and note areas for improvement