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Assessment Context & Methods - Developing Assessment Tools #3: How-To!

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Let's get the context & methods right!

Developing real assessment tools for real units of competency.

Consider appropriate assessment method selection & use for the overall assessment context, how forms of evidence might impact and the application of both single unit and clustered unit approaches as we prepare for assessment instrument development.

Using real unit of competency examples and assessment contexts, we engage in the development of assessment tools, delving into what makes assessment tools fit-for-purpose, usable & efficient!

And we providing vetr's Unpacking a Unit of Competency template for you to use -
follow along &  prepare your own unpacking & planning document during the course!

Free! for VET PD Series subscribers - Register via your vetr portal dashboard.

1 hour, 45 minutes in duration.

   200+   course registrations

What we cover

  Appropriate assessment method selection & use for the overall assessment context

  Considering what Forms of Evidence

  Addressing the Principles of Assessment & Rules of Evidence

  Unit Clustering considerations

  Preparing for instrument development

  With volumes of tips & tricks along the way!

Very clear & practical examples are brilliant!
Everything was great
Examples & relevant challenges explained
Discovering we had got part of our approach wrong, before we went to audit! Thanks
Outstanding & highly informative 

Participant feedback

 A Statement of Completion is available on completion of course activities.


Assessment including Competency-Based Assessment

  • Prepare for Assessment
    • Analyse and interpret units of competency and accredited modules
    • Analyse and interpret assessment information
    • Determine the assessment approach
  • Plan and Design Assessment
    • Prepare the assessment plan
    • Identify modification and contextualisation requirements
    • Contextualise units and modules for client applications
    • Determine the focus of the assessment tool


Here is the course outline:

Assessment Context & Methods

1 hr, 43 min

Consider assessment context & selecting appropriate assessment methods with real examples

Template - Unpacking a Unit of Competency

1 min

Download & use our Unpacking a Unit of Competency Template as part of course activities

Further Vocational Education Resources

3 min

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The following statements are received when the course is completed:

Statement of Completion
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