This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to write simple informal workplace texts which may be in printed or digital format, such as an email to colleague requesting information, SMS to supervisor, note to co-worker on next shift or instant message to co-worker.


The unit applies to individuals who need writing skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) level 2 to undertake a vocational training pathway or workplace tasks.  This unit is designed for integration and contextualisation with vocational units to support achievement of vocational competency.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
FSKWTG04

Assessment

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: - write simple informal workplace texts appropriate to audience and purpose, and; - review drafts to finalise informal workplace texts.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - features of simple informal workplace texts; - writing strategies - planning, drafting, reviewing - to complete simple informal workplace texts; - grammar and vocabulary for simple informal workplace texts, and; - writing conventions for simple informal workplace texts.

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