Determine customs value

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Assessment Tool
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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 TLIX5047, 'Determine customs value'.
Google Links
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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.


Apply transaction valuation method


World Trade Organization (WTO) Customs Valuation Agreement is analysed


Valuation specific information is identified in accordance with the current Australian Customs Act as amended


Situations where it is appropriate to apply transaction valuation method are recognised and analysed


Situations where alternate methods of valuation apply are recognised


Situations where there is insufficient reliable information to determine if transaction valuation method applies are identified


Valuation is determined from import documentation in accordance with the current Australian Customs Act


Identify import sales transaction for customs valuation purposes


Relevant import sales transaction is identified


Owner and supplier are identified on documentation


Any relationship between owner and supplier is acknowledged and implications of relationship for customs valuation are determined and managed in accordance with current Australian Customs Act as amended


Determine transaction value


Price in import sales transaction is identified


Terms of trade relevant to import sales transaction are identified and analysed


Adjusted price is calculated


Price related costs and any other additions or deductions are determined taking into account relevant legislation and terms of specific import sales transaction


Transaction value is calculated


Identify factors that impact on price


Date and place of export are determined in accordance with current Australian Customs Act


Rate of exchange is confirmed


Determine customs value


Customs value is calculated using appropriate rate of currency exchange


Costs against goods are apportioned using factorisation


All calculations are checked for accuracy, documented and verified as required