Welcome to Unit Standard 115753: Conduct outcomes-based assessment.
This programme has been designed to enable you to reach the following outcomes:
- Demonstrate understanding of outcomes-based assessment.
- Prepare for assessments.
- Conduct assessments.
- Provide feedback on assessments.
- Review assessments
The programme is intended for candidates who have no previous assessment experience.
This generic assessor unit standard is for those who assess people for their achievement of learning outcomes in terms of specified criteria using pre-designed assessment instruments. The outcomes and criteria may be defined in a range of documents including but not limited to unit standards, exit level outcomes, assessment standards, curriculum statements and qualifications.
Those who achieve this unit standard will be able to conduct assessments within their fields of expertise. This unit standard will contribute towards the achievement of a variety of qualifications, particularly within the fields of Education Training and Development Practices and Human Resource Development.
People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out assessments in a fair, valid, reliable and practicable manner that is free of all bias and discrimination, paying particular attention to the three groups targeted for redress: race, gender and disability.
We trust that you will find it a valuable document and useful point of reference.