Course Title: Participate in assessment validation

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4377 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Course Title: Participate in assessment validation

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 35

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.

Important Information:

This unit of competency forms part of the Assessment Cluster of units within the Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE40116) qualification, it is holistically delivered and assessed with the other three ASS units in this cluster.


Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

TCHE5919C

City Campus

TAFE

360T Education

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2019

TCHE5919C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020,
Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

Flexible Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

TCHE5919C

City Campus

TAFE

360T Education

Face-to-Face or Internet

VE 2018 (MAR1)

TCHE5919C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

VE 2020 (GT2B),

VE 2020 (GT1A),

VE 2020 (GT1B),

VE 2020 (GT1C),

VE 2020 (GT1D),

VE 2020 (GT1E),

VE 2020 (GT2A)

Course Contact: Mark Mossuto

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254929

Course Contact Email: mark.mossuto@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to participate in an assessment validation process. It applies to assessors and workplace supervisors with assessment validation responsibilities participating in, but not necessarily leading, the process.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation

Elements:

1. Prepare for validation

2. Participate in the validation of assessment tools

3. Contribute to validation outcomes


Learning Outcomes

The learning outcomes for this course are based on the participant's previous completion of TAEASS403B and additional training and assessment will enable the participant to demonstrate the following outcomes:

  • actively participate in a minimum of three validation sessions that address the critical aspects of validation
  • clearly identify the purpose for each validation, and the legal and ethical responsibilities of assessors
  • collate and present documentation for each validation in a logical manner
  • communicate and liaise with relevant people
  • provide feedback and interpret documentation in validation sessions
  • record their contribution to validation findings.


Overview of Assessment

The unit TAEASS403 Participate in assessment validation is holistically assessed with 3 other units within the TAE40116 qualification namely TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools, TAEASS402 Assess competence and TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and process.

 

Assessment of these 4 units consists of: 

  • ASS Task 1:  Prepare for assessment and assess competence
  • ASS Task 2:  Plan assessment activities and processes on two (2) occasions
  • ASS Task 3:  Plan, design and develop three (3) assessment tools
  • ASS Task 4:  Participate in validation of three (3) assessment tools
  • ASS Task 5:  Assess competence on Five (5) occasions
  • ASS Task 6:  Short-answer knowledge questions