Produce a typographic image

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 ICPPP321C, 'Produce a typographic image'.
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. Select and evaluate typography

1.1. Typeface, type-size, letter and word, and line spacing are selected according to the design setting requirements

1.2. Typeface and type-size are evaluated for their suitability to retain the required characteristics through the set of reproduction stages according to the design brief and printing process

2. Position images

2.1. Images are positioned accurately according to the design specifications

2.2. The overall balance and emphasis of composition conform to the brief

3. Produce and proof type

3.1. Type is produced either on the keyboard from copy using the appropriate layout and design and typesetting technology or by transferring information from the electronic medium into the typesetting program

3.2. Typographic quality is checked and adjusted to meet job specifications

3.3. Proof reading is carried out to ensure the typesetting meets job specifications

3.4. Proofs are marked up with correct proof reading marks and corrected

4. Assess text for punctuation and grammar

4.1. Text is read and errors in grammar, punctuation and word-breaks are identified

4.2. Errors and omissions are corrected in consultation with the client

Qualifications and Skillsets

ICPPP321C appears in the following qualifications:

  • ICP30210 - Certificate III in Printing and Graphic Arts (Graphic Pre-press)
  • ICP30610 - Certificate III in Printing and Graphic Arts (Screen Printing)
  • ICP20210 - Certificate II in Printing and Graphic Arts (Desktop Publishing)