Make costume accessories

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 CUACOS402, 'Make costume accessories'.
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 describe the essential outcomes.

Performance Criteria

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Determine requirements for costume accessories

1.1 In consultation with relevant personnel, interpret design sketches and other production documentation to determine the type of 2D and 3D accessories required

1.2 Undertake research to establish broad parameters for accessory construction, including availability of fabrications

1.3 Use research material appropriately to adapt styles for specific productions

2. Develop specifications for accessories

2.1 Through experimentation and testing, determine the equipment, tools, fabrications and techniques to be used

2.2 Determine correct quantity and cost of fabrications required for construction to ensure efficient use of resources

2.3 Produce accurate working drawings and specifications for accessories

2.4 Seek assistance from other departments or personnel as required

3. Produce accessories

3.1 Construct accessories according to design specifications and production requirements

3.2 Use appropriate methods and techniques to achieve required dimensions and shape

3.3 Use equipment, tools and materials according to work health and safety procedures and environmental considerations

3.4 Seek feedback from relevant personnel on work in progress and refine accessories as required

4. Finalise accessories

4.1 Conduct fittings and identify, record and action required adjustments

4.2 Attach trims and finish accessories according to production requirements and timelines