This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to interpret a creative brief and evaluate a range of innovative options to write persuasive copy.
It applies to individuals who use well-developed advertising skills and a broad knowledge base to communicate messages in a wide range of contexts. In this role, individuals may develop copy individually or may work in a supervisory, management or freelancing capacity coordinating a team of writers.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
1.1 Analyse and confirm technique/s for expressing central idea or creative concept
1.2 Identify and check content and supporting information for accuracy and completeness
1.3 Confirm schedule and budgetary requirements for creating copy
1.4 Identify legal and ethical constraints impacting copy to be developed
2.1 Evaluate design and copy options against requirements of creative brief
2.2 Select option/s enabling required information and images to be communicated within time and budgetary requirements
3.1 Create original copy with impact, which sets product, service or idea being communicated apart from the competition and competitor s promotional material
3.2 Create copy which communicates required image, and features and benefits of the product, service or idea
3.3 Create copy which meets requirements of creative brief in terms of information, format, language, writing style, and level of detail
3.4 Produce copy on time and within budget
3.5 Produce copy which complies with legal, organisational and ethical requirements