The Principles and Practices of Assessment

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| Title: |Understanding the principles and | | |practices of assessment | |Level: |3 |Unit Number: |3019 | |Learning outcomes |Assessment criteria | |The learner will: |The learner can: | | |1.1 Explain the functions of assessment in learning and development | |1. Understand the principles and requirements of assessment |1.2 Define the key concepts and principles of assessment | | |1.3 Explain the responsibilities of the assessor | | |1.4 Identify the regulations and requirements relevant to assessment in | | |own area of practice | | | | | | | | | | |2.1 Compare the strengths and limitations of a range of assessment methods| |2. Understand different types of assessment method |with reference to the needs of individual learners | | | | | | | | | | |3.1 Summarise key factors to consider when planning assessment | |3. Understand how to plan assessment |3.2 Evaluate the benefits of using a holistic approach to assessment | | |3.3 Explain how to plan a holistic approach to assessment | | |3.4 Summarise the types of risks that may be involved in assessment in own| | |area of responsibility | | |3.5 Explain how to minimise risks through the planning process | |...
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