The disability standards for education requires

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The Disability Standards for Education requires institutions to take reasonable steps to enable the student with a disability to participate in education on the same basis as a student without a disability. Trainer/Assessor must complete the section below “Reasonable Adjustment Strategies Matrix” to ensure the explanation and correct strategy have been recorded and implemented. Trainer/Assessor must notify the VET Department for any reasonable adjustments made. All evidence and supplementary documentation must be submitted with the Unit Assessment Pack to the Kent Academic Unit (VET). Unit Assessment Pack – ICTWEB403 Transfer content to a website using commercial packages Kent Institute Australia Pty Ltd. Block I/2019 ABN 49 003 577 302 CRICOS Code: 00161E RTO Code: 90458 Version 2: 12 th July, 2019 Page 7 of 30 TEQSA Provider Number: PRV12051
REASONABLE ADJUSTMENT STRATEGIES MATRIX (Trainer/Assessor to complete) Category Possible Issue Reasonable Adjustment Strategy (select as applicable) LLN Speaking Reading Writing Confidence Verbal assessment Presentations Demonstration of a skill Use of diagrams Use of supporting documents such as wordlists Non-English Speaking Background Speaking Reading Writing Cultural background Confidence Discuss with the student and supervisor (if applicable) whether language, literacy and numeracy are likely to impact on the assessment process Use methods that do not require a higher level of language or literacy than is required to perform the job role Use short sentences that do not contain large amounts of information Clarify information by rephrasing, confirm understanding Read any printed information to the student Use graphics, pictures and colour coding instead of, or to support, text Offer to write down, or have someone else write, oral responses given by the student Ensure that the time available to complete the assessment, while meeting course requirements, takes account of the student’s needs Indigenous Knowledge and understanding Flexibility Services Inappropriate training and assessment Culturally appropriate training Explore understanding of concepts and practical application through oral assessment Flexible delivery Using group rather than individual assessments Assessment through completion of practical tasks in the field after demonstration of skills and knowledge. Age Educational background Limited study skills Make sure font size is not too small Trainer/Assessor should refer to the student’s experience Ensure that the time available to complete the assessment takes account of the student’s needs Provision of information or course materials in accessible format. Changes in teaching practices, e.g. wearing an FM microphone to enable a student to hear lectures Supply of specialised equipment or services, e.g. a note-taker for a student who cannot write Changes in lecture schedules and arrangements, e.g. relocating classes to an accessible venue

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