Moderating Assessments

This module is suitable for people who have a role in moderating assessments that have been designed and carried out by other people. It gives skills training and practice in moderation systems within and external to the organisation. It involves participants in undertaking the moderation of assessment within their own organisation.

One day, 8 credits

The unit standard covered is:

11551 Moderate assessment (level 6, credits 8)

Content includes:

  • Review of key assessment principles
  • Internal and external moderation models
  • Moderation of assessment materials
  • Verification of assessment decisions
  • Recording and reporting moderation data

Assessment requirements

The participant must produce written evidence that s/he has moderated 2 sets of assessment activity materials and 4 assessor decisions. This will be carried out after the course.

Entry criteria

It is recommended that participants have completed unit standard 4098 assessor training and 11552 assessment design training, or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills. Fluent written and spoken English.

Cost: $440.00 (excl GST) per person, or pay two weeks in advance to receive the "early bird" discounted rate of $400.00 (excl GST).