Unit Standard No.12164Page 15
Extended response question
Multiple response questions
Restricted response questions
Short answer questions
What does a typical assessment process look like?
The assessment process
The assessor designs the assessment by selecting the appropriate methods, instruments and designing the appropriate materials
The assessor informs the learner about the requirements for the assessment
The assessor reaches an agreement with the learner on how the evidence is to be collected and presented
The assessor explains the roles and responsibilities of the learner with regard to his/her assessment
The assessor conducts the assessment and collects the evidence
The assessor makes a judgment about the evidence against the criteria of the unit standard
The assessor provides feedback to the learner with regard to the assessment decision
The assessor competes the administration according to established requirements
The assessor evaluates the process
The learner has the right to appeal if he/she is not satisfied with the outcome of the assessment and the explanations provided.
7. What is a portfolio of evidence?
A portfolio is a collection of different types of evidence relating to the work being assessed. It can include a variety of work samples.
It is important that the evidence in the portfolio meets the requirements of sufficiency and currency.
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