Author interactive sequences

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 CUFDIG302A, 'Author interactive sequences'.
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



Plan use of authoring tool

1. Identify a range of appropriate authoring software

2. Discuss with relevant personnel the range of authoring software and their application to various delivery platforms

3. Discuss with relevant personnel design specifications of the project

4. Discuss with relevant personnel technical requirements of the project in order to select authoring software

Prepare to use authoring tool

5. Load selected authoring software

6. Create a new file for the specified task and name file using standard naming conventions

7. Display and use tools and features of authoring software relevant to the authoring process

Produce interactive sequences

8. Produce screens and layout according to design specifications applying basic visual design principles

9. Create interactive media components as required

10. Source text content and apply style sheets to format text

11. Source relevant media assets, optimise if required and integrate using appropriate file formats

12. Produce and link all components according to storyboard and apply templates or themes

13. Manipulate markup code where errors are occurring or to finetune functionality

14. Save in appropriate file format to directory

Check functionality of interactive sequence

15. Check that interactive elements function with minimal error on a variety of systems

16. Present sequence to relevant personnel

17. Incorporate changes as required

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUFDIG302A appears in the following qualifications:

  • ICP50210 - Diploma of Printing and Graphic Arts (Multimedia)
  • ICA50905 - Diploma of Information Technology (Multimedia)
  • CUS30309 - Certificate III in Music Business
  • CUF30107 - Certificate III in Media