Course Title: Assist in production of language resources

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4349 C4349 Certificate IV in Education Support

Course Title: Assist in production of language resources

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

TCHE5897C

City Campus

TAFE

360T Education

Distance / Correspondence or Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2016

Course Contact: Robyn Blaikie

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4838

Course Contact Email: robyn.blaikie@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge required by education support workers to assist a teacher in the development and production of language resources to assist students’ learning where English is a second language.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

No specific pre-requisite and co-requisite.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCEDS028 Assist in production of language resources

Elements:

1. Identify a range of language resources in conjunction with teacher

2. Plan for the development of language learning resources in conjunction with teacher

3. Assist teacher to produce language resources


Learning Outcomes

This unit develops the skills and knowledge required by education support workers to assist a teacher in the development and production of language resources to assist students’ learning where English is a second language.


Overview of Assessment

For assessment in this Unit you must demonstrate Performance and Knowledge Evidence of the unit in order to be deemed competent. Assessment methods have been designed to measure achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over a range of assessment tasks. You may be assessed by: 

• Oral or written questioning 
• oral presentations
• Assignments and projects 
• Direct observation of actual work practice 
• Presentation of a portfolio of evidence which may comprise documents, and/or photographs and/or video and audio files 
• Work-based activities 
• Third-party feedback from a work supervisor/employer 
Feedback will be provided throughout the semester in class and/or online discussions, through individual and group feedback on practical exercises and by individual consultation. 

If you have a long term medical condition and/or disability it may be possible to negotiate to vary aspects of the learning or assessment methods. You can contact the program manager or the Equitable Learning Services if you would like to find out more.

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Your course assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies and procedures which can be found on the RMIT University website at: http://www1.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=qwxbqbg739rl1