Ensure website content meets technical protocols and standards

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 ICAI4189B, 'Ensure website content meets technical protocols and standards'.
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



1. Confirm that content meets required standards

1.1. Take action to ensure that text-based content meets client needs and required style standards

1.2. Confirm multimedia-based content meets the business design standards or overall 'look' of the website

1.3. Check that the mix between multimedia- and text-based content provides the required level of interaction identified in the project brief

1.4. Test that content conforms to the client expectations and technology

2. Confirm that technology supports content

2.1. Take action to ensure that the protocols required for multimedia content are available

2.2. Check and confirm that the bandwidth required to support the content is available

2.3. Check and confirm that servers support the content and levels of interaction

2.4. Check and confirm that all plug-ins required to support content are made available

2.5. Test and confirm that compression techniques support delivery of content

3. Test content

3.1. Test and confirm that content displays as intended and according to business requirements, in target browsers

3.2. Test with beta users that content encourages interaction and content interaction performs as intended and record results

3.3. Test and confirm that plug-ins download with a minimum of steps, complication and time

3.4. Test that interactive tools are available and provide the expected results

Qualifications and Skillsets

ICAI4189B appears in the following qualifications:

  • ICP30310 - Certificate III in Printing and Graphic Arts (Multimedia)
  • ICA40305 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (Websites)
  • ICA40105 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (General)
  • ICA40605 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (Testing)
  • ICA50905 - Diploma of Information Technology (Multimedia)
  • ICA40805 - Certificate IV in Information Technology (Multimedia)