Course Title: Write complex documents

Part A: Course Overview

Program: S0106 WHS RIIERP

Course Title: Write complex documents

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

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

Term1 2016

Course Contact: Namrita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4309

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to plan documents, draft text, prepare final text and produce documents of some complexity.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBWRT401 Write complex documents


1 Plan documents

2 Draft text

3 Prepare final text

4 Produce document

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course you will need to show evidence of the ability to:
• plan, draft and finalise complex documents that require review and analysis of a range of information sources
• use business technology to apply formatting, and incorporate graphics
• edit the draft text to ensure accuracy and clarity of information, obtain feedback on the draft and revise the draft
• apply the enterprise style guide/house style.

Overview of Assessment

You must demonstrate an understanding of all elements of competency to be deemed competent.

A range of assessment methods are used to assess practical skills and knowledge.
Assessment in this course will involve the following activity

Task 1. Report. You are required to draft, prepare and produce a document
This task relates to Elements 1, 2, 3 & 4

Assessment Conditions
Assessment must be conducted in a safe environment where evidence gathered demonstrates consistent performance of typical activities experienced in the communication – writing field of work and include access to:
• office equipment and resources
• organisational policies and procedures
• organisational style guides.