Course Title: Interpret and use workplace information

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5153

Course Title: Interpret and use workplace information

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 54.0

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


320T Design (TAFE)


Course Contact: Julian Pratt

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4820

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the competency to locate, use, interpret and manipulate workplace information and statistics in support of development or production activities within the furnishing industry.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMFFT4008A Interpret and use workplace information


Collect data

Identify situations where statistics are used in the workplace

Interpret trends and patterns from numerical data

Use calculations to present data for analysis

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

This competency is concurrently assessed with BUSM 9900C, BUSM 9901C, BUSM 9902C, MKTG 9928C, Busm 9903C, MKTG 9229C and OENG 7219C during 4 integrated projects during the academic year. These include:
4.1 Customer order – small item
4.2 Customer order – chair
4.3 Modification of current line – Drawer unit
4.4 Installation –onsite installation

Methods of assessment will be:
Observation and questioning
Presentation of knowledge
Written Reports
Portfolio of work undertaken