Develop and implement diversity policy

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 BSBDIV601A, 'Develop and implement diversity policy'.
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. Research diversity

1.1. Analyse existing practices and information in relation to diversity

1.2. Identify potential benefits of diversity and analyse in relation to business objectives

1.3. Consult key stakeholders about their requirements for a diversity policy

1.4. Access diversity policies from similar organisations and review for relevance to own organisation

2. Draft policy and plan for implementation

2.1. Draft diversity policy

2.2. Develop action plans for policy

2.3. Consult key stakeholders for feedback on draft policy and action plans

2.4. Determine relationships and links with other related policies

2.5. Revise policy for implementation

3. Implement diversity policy

3.1. Explain and interpret policy to key stakeholders

3.2. Promote policy across the organisation through a range of communication channels

3.3. Identify intended and unintended impacts of policy implementation

3.4. Develop tools, benchmarks and other indicators for planning and measuring impact of policy implementation

3.5. Monitor business activities, team plans and staff performance to ensure diversity policy is effectively implemented

4. Review diversity policy

4.1. Gather and analyse information about diversity, the policy and its implementation

4.2. Consult key stakeholders to provide feedback on the policy

4.3. Develop and approve recommendations for changes to the policy

4.4. Refine policy

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBDIV601A appears in the following qualifications:

  • BSB50307 - Diploma of Customer Contact
  • BSB60110 - Advanced Diploma of Advertising
  • BSB60307 - Advanced Diploma of Customer Contact
  • BSB60507 - Advanced Diploma of Marketing
  • BSB60807 - Advanced Diploma of Recordkeeping
  • BSB60907 - Advanced Diploma of Management (HumanResources)
  • BSB60407 - Advanced Diploma of Management
  • CUS60109 - Advanced Diploma of Music
  • CUS60309 - Advanced Diploma of Music Business
  • MTM60111 - Advanced Diploma of Meat Processing
  • BSB50311 - Diploma of Customer Contact