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Performance Band descriptions

Information Processes and Technology

The typical performance in this band:

Band 6

  • demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of a specified information system and the relationship between each of the components

  • analyses and develops information systems with complete interdependence between the information processes

  • demonstrates a high level ethical usage of systems and evaluates the effect of information systems on the individual, society and the environment

  • proposes innovative ways in which information systems will meet emerging needs within an historical context

  • comprehensively assesses the ethical implications and justifies the selection of resources and tools to develop and manage projects

  • demonstrates extensive analysis of a situation to determine a need and develop a comprehensive and successful solution using a methodical approach

  • implements outstanding management techniques, possesses excellent communication skills and comprehensively documents project work

Band 5

  • demonstrates a thorough understanding of a given information system and the need for all components to work together

  • analyses and develops information systems with detailed interdependence between processes

  • sustains ethical usage of systems and makes informed judgments of the effects of information systems on the individual, society and the environment

  • makes thorough suggestions on how information systems can meet emerging needs within an historical context

  • thoroughly assesses the ethical implications and selects appropriate resources and tools to develop and manage projects

  • demonstrates detailed analysis of a situation to determine a need and develop a successful solution using a methodical approach

  • implements thorough management techniques, possesses effective communication skills and accurately documents project work

Band 4

  • clearly explains how all the components of an information system work together

  • broad understanding of the relationship between information processes within analysed and developed systems

  • demonstrates sound ethical usage of systems and clearly explains the effects of information systems on the individual, society and environment

  • makes good suggestions on how information systems can meet emerging needs based on previous experience

  • selects resources and tools to manage and develop projects with a good understanding of the ethical implications

  • demonstrates sound analysis of a situation to determine a need and develops a good solution

  • implements sound management techniques, possesses good communication skills and clearly documents project work

Band 3

  • describes the purpose of each of the components of a given information system

  • describes information processes within systems that have been developed

  • describes basic ethical use of information systems and the effect of information systems on individuals, society and the environment

  • proposes an adequate information system to meet a need

  • distinguishes between different resources and tools associated with the development of a project, describing ethical implications

  • comprehends a need and develops a basic solution

  • demonstrates basic communication skills and produces a descriptive report of project work

Band 2

  • identifies the components of an information system for a given context

  • identifies information processes within systems that have been developed

  • demonstrates limited ethical usage of information systems and identifies the effects of information systems on the individual, society and the environment

  • suggests a basic information system for a given need

  • identifies tools and resources associated with the development of a project, with limited understanding of ethical implications

  • attempts to understand a need for a given situation and to develop a basic solution

  • demonstrates some communication skills and limited documentation of project work

Band 1

 

 

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