Audition and select performers

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 CUADRT602, 'Audition and select performers'.
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 describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Prepare for auditions

1.1 Clarify production requirements and timelines in consultation with relevant production personnel

1.2 Develop comprehensive character profiles from script materials to facilitate selection of appropriate performers

1.3 Assess resumes of performers who may match character profiles

1.4 Schedule and advertise auditions at different times to maximise availability of potential performers

1.5 Confirm whether applicants receive audition information prior to, or at auditions

1.6 Arrange venue and facilities for conducting auditions and recording performers

2. Audition performers

2.1 Establish performance criteria to be used in assessing performers at audition

2.2 Create an environment conducive to achieving optimum performance from those auditioning

2.3 Brief performers on required characterisation and scene context to assist them in their performance

2.4 Check performers provide relevant slate details for audition tapes, including the part they are auditioning for

2.5 Allow performers sufficient time and repeats to develop character and refine their performance

2.6 Provide feedback to performers during and after auditions

3. Select performers

3.1 Review screen tests and notes to determine most suitable performers for production

3.2 Consider performers' ability to take direction, interact with other performers and their previous work in making selections

3.3 Arrange additional auditions or call backs as required

3.4 Select performers for required roles and notify all applicants of audition outcomes

3.5 Organise to contract selected performers in collaboration with relevant production personnel