This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop and discuss ideas for creative work.  The unit includes research and analysis, as well as the ability to participate in critical and informed discussion with others about creative work.

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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 unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of 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: - communication skills to engage in informed discussion about potentially abstract ideas; - critical thinking skills to evaluate, distil and select ideas from research; - learning skills to learn from discussion with others, and; - literacy skills to interpret a wide range of source materials for the development of ideas.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - historical and contemporary references in chosen area of practice; - different ways to communicate and collaborate in creative practice, and; - intellectual property issues and legislation that affect the development of ideas for creative work in the relevant context.

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