Adapt to work in industry

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 MSMPCI101, 'Adapt to work in industry'.
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


Manage own learning


Consider and articulate own personal goals or vision


Identify opportunities for learning new ideas and techniques in relation to personal goals


Recognise personal learning needs and skill gaps


Identify opportunities for skills development activities in liaison with relevant personnel


Access and apply learning tools and practices to the job


Take advantage of on-the-job and off-the-job learning opportunities


Adapt to and demonstrate appropriate work practice


Identify and interpret work requirements with advice from appropriate persons


Use appropriate dress and behaviour in the workplace


Identify and balance work and personal priorities


Apply time management strategies to work duties


Tailor interactions with others to take into account different backgrounds, cultures and languages


Work within organisational requirements


Identify organisational requirements and key activities of the workplace


Identify and apply relevant workplace policies and guidelines to work undertaken, including work health and safety (WHS) requirements


Interpret the range of organisational values and cultural norms


Discuss and clarify any uncertainties with key personnel


Identify the sectors of the industry


Identify the main sectors of the manufacturing industry, their key activities and the way in which they interrelate


Clarify the roles and responsibilities of the manufacturing industry


Identify key industry representatives and their roles


Identify current issues or events impacting on the industry


Identify industry sector products and services


Identify the products provided by the industry sector


Identify the services provided by the industry sector


Identify appropriate standards of service across the industry sector


Clarify quality standards for products and services as identified by the industry