Design & Moderate Assessment

Design and Moderate is a NZQA unit standard based programme that provides learners with the materials and knowledge to design and moderate effectively to standards.

Recommended for

Assessors or anyone wanting to moderate and design assessment materials that are clear, easy to use, relevant to their environment and that meet the NZQA requirements for pre-and post-assessment moderation.

Course Objectives

Day 1 – Design assessment (US11552)
  • Understanding competency in relation to unit standards/ designing tasks that fit the purpose
  • Best practice assessment design – incorporating various methods to gain evidence, and meet C.R.A.V.E.S criteria
  • Ensuring efficiency through integrated assessment
  • Evaluation of assessment material to meet moderation requirements
Day 2 – Moderate assessment (US11551)
  • The moderation process
  • Pre-and post-moderation processes
  • Best Practice moderation – what this means
  • Giving effective feedback
  • Moderation administration requirements

NZQA Unit Standards

Design & evaluate assessment materials
Moderate assessment

These unit standards credit towards several NZQA business and adult education qualifications

Course info


Available nationwide upon request

Maximum 6 attendees

  • 2-day workshop
  • 1-day workshop
  • Distance Learning available

Post Course assessments – Learners will be required to complete written and practical assessments (with support via telephone and email)

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