Produce retail visual illustrations

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 SIRRMER005A, 'Produce retail visual illustrations'.
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




Produce product illustrations.


Use illustration techniques and relevant equipment andmaterials to depict accurate observation of products.


Apply shading, tonal scales, contour, variation in weight of line work and balance of negative space to accurately depict products.


Accurately reflect colour and finish of sample products.


Depict products in correct proportion and to customer specification.


Produce images of objects and interiors.


Use accurate observation of proportion in sketch illustrations.


Draw sketches of objects and interiors in perspective.


Demonstrate effective contrast of tone, colour and surface in sketch illustrations.


Depict in situ mannequins in correct proportion.


Produce interior and exterior colour schemes.


Negotiate terms of brief and budget limitations with client.


Produce colour sample boards to demonstrate interior and exterior colour schemes with colours and textures to suit corporate image, target market and promotional themes.


Produce store and merchandise colour concepts with accurate specifications and tonal rendering to meet client requirements.


Produce colour schemes.


Produce colour schemes to suit specific visual merchandising promotional themes.


Design sketches to reflect the design elements required for the visual identity of the promotion.


Use colour visual sketches to demonstrate how the colour scheme will appear in situ.


Produce quick sketches.


Use a variety of methods, techniques and effects to describe fixtures, product presentations and display points.


Produce sketches suitable for presentation to industry.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SIRRMER005A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SIR50207 - Diploma of Visual Merchandising