Take cases within Ayurvedic framework

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 HLTAYV006, 'Take cases within Ayurvedic framework'.
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 define the essential outcomes

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

1. Determine scope of client needs

1.1 Explore and clarify client objectives and expectations

1.2 Provide clear information about scope and limits of services to be provided

1.3 Recognise needs that are beyond scope of own practice and make appropriate referrals to other health care professionals

1.4 Identify and respond to any barriers to information gathering and assessment

2. Investigate client symptoms

2.1 Use Ayurvedic counselling techniques to seek client information in a respectful and sensitive manner

2.2 Tailor questioning to meet the needs of the individual client

2.3 Make observations and elicit specific details about physical and psychological symptoms through trividha pariksha (three fold examination)

2.4 Conduct physical examination of client using ashtvidha pariksha (eight fold examination and dasavidha pariksha (ten fold examinations)

3. Collect and integrate other data

3.1 Review reports from other health professionals and distil information for consideration in the case

3.2 Correctly interpret results of medical tests and integrate information into the case within scope of own practice

3.3 Assess the reliability of data obtained and where possible, establish appropriate clinical correlation with the client’s complaints

4. Manage case information

4.1 Collect and record accurate, relevant and well organised information according to Ayurvedic protocols

4.2 Manage information and records in a confidential and secure way