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DIPLOMA OF ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING

National ID: UEE50511 | State ID: A160

 

Are you ready to join the ranks of Electronics professionals?

When you complete the Diploma of Electronic Engineering you'll be well on your way to an in-demand career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices. You will develop your skills to fault-find power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems. You will write and test programs to control devices, commission and modify electronic systems, develop design briefs, supervise a team, and utilise workplace health and safety and sustainability practices.

Dual qualification: Students will have the opportunity to concurrently complete A155 UEE50111 Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering with this course as many units are common to both courses. Ask for more information.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Diploma of Electronic Engineering you'll be well on your way to an in-demand career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

University

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Beaconsfield
Thornlie
Duration

Two years full-time or one semester following completion of UEE40711 Certificate IV in Electronics & Communications

How Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Diploma of Electronic Engineering you'll be well on your way to an in-demand career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

University

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

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International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

CORE UNITS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace UEENEEE101A S7307
Commission electronics and communications systems UEENEEH167A WC593
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work UEENEEE137A S7314
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures UEENEEK145A WC714
Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures UEENEEE117A WC423
Modify - redesign of electronics and communications systems UEENEEH168A WC594
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan UEENEEE038B W7839

ELECTIVES - GROUP A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Use computer applications relevant to a workplace UEENEED101A WC385

ELECTIVES - GROUP B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop software solutions for microcontroller based systems UEENEEH115A WC545
Develop web pages for engineering applications UEENEED129A WC404
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components UEENEEE102A S7308
Fault find and repair complex power supplies UEENEEH138A WC566
Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components UEENEEH102A WC532
Select and arrange equipment for wireless communication networks UEENEEF108A WC464
Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems UEENEEH146A WC572
Solve problems in d.c. circuits UEENEEE104A S7309
Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatus UEENEEH113A WC543
Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits UEENEEH139A WC567
Troubleshoot communication systems UEENEEH172A WC597
Troubleshoot digital sub-systems UEENEEH112A WC542
Troubleshoot microcontroller based hardware systems UEENEEH166A WC592
Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus UEENEEH114A WC544
Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies UEENEEH111A WC541
Use engineering applications software on personal computers UEENEED104A WC388

ELECTIVES - GROUP C

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report UEENEEE124A WC429
Develop and implement energy sector maintenance programs UEENEEE110A WC421
Develop structured programs to control external devices UEENEEI155A WC671
Estimate electrotechnology projects UEENEEC005B W7735
Evaluate and modify object oriented code programs UEENEED103A WC387
Supervise and coordinate energy sector work activities UEENEEE114A WC422

ELECTIVES - GROUP D

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design and develop advanced digital systems UEENEEH148A WC574
Design and develop electronics - computer systems projects UEENEEH188A WC613
Design electronic printed circuit boards UEENEEH181A WC606
Develop and test code for microcontroller devices UEENEEI156A WC672
Develop engineering solutions to analogue electronic problems UEENEEH145A WC571
Develop industrial control programs for microcomputer equipped devices UEENEED150A WC413
  • This course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in Semester Two 2017, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after May 1st, 2017 and before June 12th, 2017.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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