This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to complete routine workplace formatted texts which may be in printed or digital format, such as online training applications, accident or incident reports, shift handover reports, job applications, or performance appraisal forms.  The unit applies to individuals who need writing skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) level 3 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.

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

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