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 PSPGOV404B, 'Develop and implement work unit plans'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Develop and implement work unit plans' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)
Elements and Performance Criteria
1. Participate in planning activities
1.1 Contributions are made to planning that reflect a knowledge of corporate goals and their relationship to work unit and individual plans
1.2 Consideration of workplace requirements is reflected in contributions to work unitplans
1.3 Planning activities are completed as requested within the defined timeframe and meet the organisation's requirements
1.4 Feedback is sought and acted on in relation to effectiveness of input to planning activities
2. Prepare individual work plans
2.1 Work plan objectives are linked to and consistent with organisational and work unit aims
2.2 Objectives are stated as measurable targets with clear performance indicators
2.3 Innovative and cost-effective options for achieving objectives are explored and aligned to organisational aims
2.4 Individual work plans are used to promote the achievement of work unit objectives and to reflect personal and organisational accountability to all clients
2.5 Collaborative planning with other workgroup members is used to integrate individual plans and build working relationships
3. Implement and evaluate work plans
3.1 Work methods and practices to implement plans are identified in consultation with others
3.2 Workload and work flows are monitored and balanced
3.3 Work is completed in accordance with work plans and meets time and workplace requirements, legislation, policies and procedures
3.4 Problems in implementing work plans are monitored and solutions are proposed within area of responsibility
3.5 Work plans are revised according to changes in work priorities and organisational needs