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How is the assessment criteria defined?

The Assessment criteria set out what is required in terms of achievement to meet a learning outcome The assessment criteria and learning outcomes are the components that inform the learning and assessment that should take place Assessment criteria define the standard expected to meet learning outcomes

What does knowledge outcome refer to?

Assessment criteria set out what is required in terms of achievement to meet a learning outcome The assessment criteria and learning outcomes are the components that inform the learning and assessment that should take place Assessment criteria define the standard expected to meet learning outcomes

Can you explain observation outcome?

An observation outcome details the practical tasks that must be completed to achieve the unit

What is meant by maximum service times?

The maximum time in which a particular service or practical element must be completed

What are evidence requirements in qualifications?

Evidence requirements specify what a learner must provide to demonstrate their achievement of the learning outcomes

What are learning outcomes?

Learning outcomes are statements of what an individual should know understand and or be able to do at the end of a learning process

What role do observations play in assessments?

Observations involve evaluators watching and assessing how candidates apply their skills and knowledge in practical tasks within real work environments

What are National Occupational Standards (NOS)?

NOS are benchmarks of performance that describe the knowledge skills and understanding needed to undertake a particular task or job to a nationally recognized level of competence

How is credit value determined?

Credit value is assigned based on the amount of learning time it takes to complete a qualification or unit with one credit representing ten hours of learning

What does “Level” refer to in qualifications?

The 8220 Level 8221 indicates the difficulty and complexity of the knowledge and skills associated with any qualification

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