Develop conceptual and expressive skills as a performer

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 CUAPRF402A, 'Develop conceptual and expressive skills as a performer'.
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. Practise artistic, conceptual and expressive skills

1.1. Develop performance technique and apply knowledge gained to inform own artistic, conceptual and expressive skills and practice

1.2. Identify and use a range of opportunities to explore, develop and express artistic and creative ideas

1.3. Apply kinaesthetic awareness to practice and performances

1.4. Participate in performance events or master classes to stimulate and develop artistic practice

2. Develop own creative voice

2.1. Explore and experiment with new ideas to develop own expressive skills as a performer

2.2. Experiment with developing new interpretations of performance where appropriate

2.3. Explore and use technology where appropriate to express originality and expand own creative practice

3. Evaluate and review own conceptual and expressive skills

3.1. Assess and analyse performance elements, styles and techniques

3.2. Continuously evaluate own work to expand technical, creative and expressive range

3.3. Develop appropriate methods of recording own evaluations

3.4. Use feedback to identify and develop ways to improve conceptual and expressive performance skills

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUAPRF402A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUA60111 - Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance)
  • CUA40111 - Certificate IV in Dance
  • CUA50111 - Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance)
  • CUA50211 - Diploma of Musical Theatre
  • CUA40311 - Certificate IV in Community Culture