Course Title: Use business technology

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5373 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Use business technology

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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)

OFFC5324C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2017,
Term2 2017

Course Contact: Matthew Clayton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9341 1417

Course Contact Email: matthew.clayton@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to select and use computer software and organise electronic information and data.

It applies to individuals who apply a limited range of practical skills with a fundamental knowledge of equipment use and the organisation of data in a defined context, under direct supervision or with limited individual responsibility.

 

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not applicable



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBWOR204 Use business technology

Elements:

1. Select and use technology

2. Process and organise data

3. Maintain technology


Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Select and use technology

 

1.1 Select appropriate technology and software applications to achieve requirements of the task

1.2 Adjust workspace, furniture and equipment to suit user’s ergonomic requirements  

1.3 Use technology according to organisational requirements and in a way that promotes a safe work environment2. Select and prepare materials       

 

  1. Process and organise data

 

2.1 Identify, open, generate or amend files and records according to task and organisational requirements

2.2 Operate input devices according to organisational requirements

2.3 Store data appropriately and exit applications without damage to or loss of, data  

2.4 Use manuals, training booklets and/or online help or helpdesks to overcome basic difficulties with applications

 

  1. Maintain technology

 

3.1 Identify and replace used technology consumables in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions and organisational requirements

3.2 Carry out and/or arrange routine maintenance to ensure equipment is maintained in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions and organisational requirements

3.3 Identify equipment faults accurately and take action in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions or report fault to designated person


Overview of Assessment

Before the critical aspects of evidence are considered all prerequisites must be met.

 

 

Assessment

Assessment: Task 1

·   Assignment assessment 1 on selecting and using technology

Assessment: Task 2

·   Assignment assessment 2 on processing and organising data

Assessment: Task 3

·   Assignment assessment 3 on maintaining technology

 

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Elements/Performance Criteria Covered

Ass1

Ass 2

Ass 3

1.1

x

 

 

1.2

x

 

 

1.3

x

 

 

2.1

 

x

 

2.2

 

x

 

2.3

 

x

 

2.4

 

x

 

3.1

 

 

x

3.2

 

 

x

3.3

 

 

x

                                                                              

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.