Course Title: Prepare business documents for the international trade of goods

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2011

Course Code: MKTG5784C

Course Title: Prepare business documents for the international trade of goods

School: 350T Fashion & Textiles

Campus: Brunswick Campus

Program: C6086 - Advanced Diploma of Fashion and Textiles Merchandising

Course Contact : Ben Stranieri

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9112

Course Contact Email:ben.stranieri@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 40

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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

Nil

Course Description

This unit specifies the outcome required to contribute to the preparation of business documents required for goods internationally.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

BSBINT305A Prepare business documents for the international trade of goods

Element:

1.  Identify goods to be transported internationally

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Requirements for transport of goods internationally are discussed with supervisor or manager

1.2 Contributions and suggestions are made to assist in developing recommended options for arranging international transport of goods based on previous experience

1.3 Recommendations made for international transport of goods are recorded for further investigation

Element:

2.  Determine method of transport

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Options and requirements for method of transport are investigated

2.2 Suitability and availability of recommended transport options are determined and documented

2.3 Details of documented options for method of transport for goods are forwarded to supervisor or manager for selection and approval

2.4 Assistance is sought as required in determining method of transportation

Element:

3.  Determine packaging and stowage requirements

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Options and requirements for packaging and stowage are investigated

3.2 Suitability and availability of recommended packaging and stowage are determined and documented

3.3 Details of documented options for packaging and stowage of goods are forwarded to supervisor or manager for selection and approval

3.4 Assistance is sought as required in determining packaging and stowage of goods

Element:

4.  Contribute to cost calculations

Performance Criteria:

4.1 Components of costs for international transportation of goods are discussed with supervisor or manager and recorded

4.2 Determination of components of costs is made

4.3 Assistance is sought as required in assigned tasks related to calculating costs for international transportation of goods

4.4 Costs for international transport of goods are documented in accordance with workplace procedures

4.5 Cost calculation is checked for accuracy and completeness prior to forwarding to supervisor or manager

4.6 Any revisions to calculations are finalised and rechecked by self and supervisor or manager

Element:

5.  Complete required documentation

Performance Criteria:

5.1 Required documentation completed by self and others in the workplace is completed and collated

5.2 Assistance is sought as required in completing and checking documentation required for international transportation of goods

5.3 Required documents are checked by self and forwarded for checking by supervisor or manager

5.4 Documents are finalised and submitted to or lodged with relevant parties

5.5 Copies of documents required for filing are identified and filed according to workplace procedures


Learning Outcomes


At the completion of this unit students will have an understanding and knowledge of:

Identifing goods to be transported internationally
Able to Determine method of transport
Determining packaging and stowage requirements
Contribute to cost calculations
Completion of the required documentation


Details of Learning Activities

Students will work in groups in the class to discuss and complete exercises as delivered by the teacher 


Teaching Schedule

Week commencing Topic (Assessment Task) Element
15/2/11 Flow of documents under an international trade transaction;
Documents
• L/C
• Bill of Exchange
• Revisit Incoterms 51.,5.2,5.3,5.4,5.5
22/2/11 Documents
• Bill of Lading
• Airway Bill 51.,5.2,5.3,5.4,5.5,1.2,1.1,1.3
1/3/11 Documents
• Insurance Document
• Commercial Invoice 51.,5.2,5.3,5.4,5.5,4.1,4.2,3.1,3.2,3.3,3.4,
2.1,2.2,2.3,2.4
8/3/11 Workshop (public Holiday-Monday)
15/3/11 Contract Legalities
• Frustration
• Acceptance Rejection of goods 51.,5.2,5.3,5.4,5.5
22/3/11 Contract Legalities
• Conditions & Warranties 51.,5.2,5.3,5.4,5.5
7/4/10 Consultation
12/4/11 Introduction to online scenarios and operations 3.1,3.2,3.3,3.4
19/4/11 Scenario 1 Online 5% 4.3,4.4,4.5,4.6,3.1,3.2,3.3,3.4
26/4/11 Scenario 2 Online 5% 2.1,2.2,2.3,2.4
3/5/11 Scenario 3 Online 5% 1.2,1.1,1.3
10/5/11 Scenario 4 Online 5% 4.3,4.4,4.5,4.6,3.1,3.2,3.3,3.4, 2.1,2.2,2.3,2.4
17/5/11 Scenario 5 Online 5% 4.3,4.4,4.5,4.6,3.1,3.2,3.3,3.4, 2.1,2.2,2.3,2.4
24/5/11 STUDENT ASSESSMENT -TEST 75%
31/5/11 TEACHER ASSESSMENT


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources


Overview of Assessment

Scenario 1 Online
Contribute to cost calculations- Calculate a contract price for the international sale of goods

Scenario 2 Online
Determine method of transport- Complete the appropriate documentation for the air and sea transport of the consignment

Scenario 3 Online
Identify goods to be transported internationally- Detail appropriate stowage methods for the goods in question

Scenario 4 Online
Complete documents under varying scenarios of transport, stowage, and associated costs


Assessment Tasks

Scenario 1 Online 15%
Contribute to cost calculations- Calculate a contract price for the international sale of goods
Scenario 2 Online 15%
Determine method of transport- Complete the appropriate documentation for the air and sea transport of the consignment
Scenario 3 Online 20%
Identify goods to be transported internationally- Detail appropriate stowage methods for the goods in question
Scenario 4 Online 50%
Complete documents under varying scenarios of transport, stowage, and associated costs


Assessment Matrix

 element 12
3
4
5
   
 1y
  yy
    
 2  y   y   
 3  y      
 4 y y
     
         
         

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