This unit describes the skills and knowledge required by learners to plan and participate in one or more creative activities appropriate to personal interests. It focuses on exploring, accessing and participating in creative activities.
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 participate in planning process to participate in creative activity
*literacy skills to access and use information about local creative activities
*problem solving skills to match own interests to appropriate creative activities
*self management skills to identify personal requirements to participate in selected creative activities
*planning and organisation skills to plan and participate in creative activities
Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge:
*the importance of creative activities for well being
*sources of information about creative activities
The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Victoria University Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):