Course Title: Maintain business resources

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2015

Course Code: OFFC5267C

Course Title: Maintain business resources

School: 155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6123 - Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics

Course Contact: Mark Doherty

Course Contact Phone: Ph: (03) 9341 1407

Course Contact Email:

Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Subject: Maintain Business Resources

Contact: Matthew Clayton

P: 9341 1417


Nominal Hours: 15

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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites


Course Description

Maintain business resources

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

BSBADM311A Maintain business resources


1. Advise on resource requirements

Performance Criteria:

1.1. Calculate estimates of future and present business resource needs in accordance with organisational requirements
1.2. Ensure advice is clear, concise and relevant to achievement of organisational requirements
1.3. Provide information on the most economical and effective choice of equipment, materials and suppliers


2. Monitor resource usage and maintenance

Performance Criteria:

2.1. Ensure resource handling is in accordance with established organisational requirements including occupational health and safety requirements
2.2. Use business technology to monitor and identify the effective use of resources
2.3. Use consultation with individuals and teams to facilitate effective decision making on the appropriate allocation of resources
2.4. Identify and adhere to relevant policies regarding resource use in the performance of operational tasks
2.5. Routinely monitor and compare resource usage with estimated requirements in budget plans


3. Acquire resources

Performance Criteria:

3.1. Ensure acquisition and storage of resources is in accordance with organisational requirements, is cost effective and consistent with organisational timelines
3.2. Acquire resources within available time lines to meet identified requirements
3.3. Review resource acquisition processes to identify improvements in future resource acquisitions

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit you will have the skills and knowledge required to determine, administer and maintain resources and equipment to complete a variety of tasks.


Details of Learning Activities

•Facilitator led discussions using Power point presentations
•In class activities
•Simulated workplace activities
•Assignment work

Teaching Schedule

The class will be delivered in conjunction with the following units of competence: BSBFIA301A Maintain Financial Records.


Following the delivery of the theory class, assignment exercises will be undertaken as out-of-class work.


Assignment details are posted on Blackboard (subject to change at the discretion of RMIT, in this event notification will be provided to your student email).


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources

•Power point available on MYRMIT Blackboard under the program code C6123 and the Unit of Competence BSBADM311A/OFFC5267C Maintain Business Resources.
•RMIT online learning Hub
•Internet links
•Journals, Brochures, Pamphlets, Newspapers, Magazines

Overview of Assessment

Development of a business plan.

Assessment Tasks

Your assessment will be graded with either a Px (Satisfactory) or NYC (Not Satisfactory) according to the assessment guidelines in accordance with the training package elements & essential skills.

Your assessments will consist of an online quiz beginning the week of the 7th September 2015 and a 2000 word assignment - Prosthetic Dental Laboratory: Development of a Business Plan

Word assignment due date: Friday 23rd October 2015  (Any re-assessment activities must take place no later than mid November 2015) 

Assessment Matrix

To achieve a grade of CA (Competency Achieved) for the unit BSBADM311A/OFFC5267C Maintain Business Resources you are required to obtain a pass result (PX or CA) for the Assignment which is used to measure; elements, performance criteria, essential knowledge and essential skills as outlined in the health training package.

Failure to complete the above listed tasks/assessment will result in an NYC (not yet competent) result for unit BSBADM311A/OFFC5267C Maintain Business Resources. An NYC (not yet competent) result will be entered in the student record. This will result in non-completion of this unit of competence requiring re-enrolment incurring fees and a return to class work and completion of any relevant assessments at the time of the re-enrolment.

The scheduled submission dates for the assignment are as follows: (Notification will be provided in advance via student email if there are adjustments to these dates)

Student Prosthetist group: Monday 7th September 

Other Information


RMIT University requires that you present YOUR work for assessment. Plagiarism is a form of cheating. It is the presentation of the work or idea of another person. Plagiarism is NOT acceptable. Penalities can include charges of acedemic misconduct, cancellation of results and exclusion from your course.

Please note: It is also a disciplinary offence to allow your work to be plagiarised by another student. When signing the coversheet to submit your learning guides and assessments.

Special consideration:

Please note: Students may apply for Special Consideration as per the information via the RMIT website

if they believe complete assessment for this unit by the submission date has been affected by factors beyond their control. Special consideration must be lodged prior to or within 48 hours of the scheduled assessment time or assessment submission date. The application for Special Consideration is NOT granted automatically on application.

RMIT assessment policies - RMIT University

Special consideration online application - RMIT University:

Non completion or non-submission of compulsory tasks:

Failure to complete any or all of the compulsory tasks listed above will prevent the student from achieving a CA (competency achieved) result for unit BSBADM311A/OFFC5267C Maintain Business Resources. This will result in the student not completing the unit successfully. NYC (not yet competent) will be recorded and re enrolment will be required to continue the unit/program. Fees will be incurred. Please note: A second opportunity for assessment will not be granted unless the student has applied for and been granted special consideration as per RMIT assessment policy.

Assessment Appeal Process:
The Appeals Against Assessment policy and procedure applies to all coursework programs in all careers. The appeal process is staged and students are required to follow each stage in order to ensure their full entitlement to appeal is available

Students are required to support the learning outcomes this Unit with work based experience and/ or further self managed research to support positive outcomes in this Unit.

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