This unit (CUAIND502) describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain creative arts industry knowledge, and monitor and manage own professional practice. It applies to individuals with advanced research and analysis skills working as practitioners, administrators or managers. They could be working in the public or private sector in a variety of contexts.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each competency unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of project and work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - research, analyse and apply current and reliable industry information; - document detailed industry information and its sources; - record networking activities used to maintain and enhance industry knowledge, and; - identify and participate in professional development activities. Note: If a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - explain how the listed points apply to day-to-day work activities in the relevant creative arts industry sector: - industry structure and operation; - employment obligations and opportunities; - laws and regulations; - industry protocols; - trends and emerging technologies; - identify sources of information on the creative arts industry, and; - describe ways of maintaining current industry knowledge.

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