Apply legal principles in family law matters

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 BSBLEG510A, 'Apply legal principles in family law matters'.
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. Identify laws related to family law

1.1. Source legislation, regulations and policies relevant to family law

1.2. Interpret key legal principles as they apply to family law matters

2. Apply principles of family laws in relation to marriage dissolution, property settlement and dealing with minors

2.1. Identify and apply steps involved in marriage dissolution

2.2. Establish facts about proposed dissolution and client interests

2.3. Determine if agreement has been reached before filing on all issues regarding property, support and parenting

3. Identify and prepare appropriate costing documentation

3.1. Identify legislative and regulatory requirements for costing legal services

3.2. Determine types of costs that apply

3.3. Prepare relevant costing documentation according to organisation's policies and procedures

4. Prepare and despatch documentation

4.1. Organise self and others with respect to file documentation and administration in accordance with organisation's policies and procedures

4.2. Obtain and forward relevant background documentation to designated person for review

4.3. Prepare and present relevant documents to designated individual for review and sign-off

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBLEG510A appears in the following qualifications: