This unit covers researching and analysing information and preparing the information for dissemination.

Unit details

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


MEM16006A - Organise and communicate information

MEM16012A - Interpret technical specifications and manuals


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: - reading, interpreting and following information on written job instructions, specifications, standard operating procedures, charts, lists, drawings and other applicable reference documents; - questioning; - applying research techniques; - checking and clarifying information; - note-taking; - analysing information and data; - sorting and identifying relevant information/data; - establishing findings and conclusions based on analysis; - summarising and organising information and technical data; - preparing materials for dissemination to others, and; - planning and sequencing operations. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - basic principles and methods of research and analysis; - effective communication principles with respect to research, analysis and organisation of technical data; - sources of research data/information; - use of internal/external databases; - relevant personnel for consultation; - relevant information/data; - effect of variations in the information/data on the conclusions reached, and; - safe work practices and procedures.

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