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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: at the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses you will have the opportunity to concurrently complete A155 UEE50111 Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering as many units are common to both courses. Ask for more information.

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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/

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Course Overview

Where Munster
Thornlie
Duration

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

HowFlexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative 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.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

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 

Units

The units in Traineeships and Apprenticeships are customised according to the individual Training Agreement that is negotiated with the employer and may vary (within the Qualification rules) in each case.

CORE UNITS
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplaceUEENEEE101AS7307
Commission electronics and communications systemsUEENEEH167AWC593
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology workUEENEEE137AS7314
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and proceduresUEENEEK145AWC714
Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and proceduresUEENEEE117AWC423
Modify - redesign of electronics and communications systemsUEENEEH168AWC594
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development planUEENEEE038BW7839
ELECTIVES - GROUP A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Use computer applications relevant to a workplaceUEENEED101AWC385
ELECTIVES - GROUP B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop software solutions for microcontroller based systemsUEENEEH115AWC545
Develop web pages for engineering applicationsUEENEED129AWC404
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry componentsUEENEEE102AS7308
Fault find and repair complex power suppliesUEENEEH138AWC566
Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of componentsUEENEEH102AWC532
Select and arrange equipment for wireless communication networksUEENEEF108AWC464
Solve fundamental electronic communications system problemsUEENEEH146AWC572
Solve problems in d.c. circuitsUEENEEE104AS7309
Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatusUEENEEH113AWC543
Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuitsUEENEEH139AWC567
Troubleshoot communication systemsUEENEEH172AWC597
Troubleshoot digital sub-systemsUEENEEH112AWC542
Troubleshoot microcontroller based hardware systemsUEENEEH166AWC592
Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatusUEENEEH114AWC544
Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power suppliesUEENEEH111AWC541
Use engineering applications software on personal computersUEENEED104AWC388
ELECTIVES - GROUP C
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Compile and produce an energy sector detailed reportUEENEEE124AWC429
Develop and implement energy sector maintenance programsUEENEEE110AWC421
Develop structured programs to control external devicesUEENEEI155AWC671
Estimate electrotechnology projectsUEENEEC005BW7735
Evaluate and modify object oriented code programsUEENEED103AWC387
Supervise and coordinate energy sector work activitiesUEENEEE114AWC422
ELECTIVES - GROUP D
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design and develop advanced digital systemsUEENEEH148AWC574
Design and develop electronics - computer systems projectsUEENEEH188AWC613
Design electronic printed circuit boardsUEENEEH181AWC606
Develop and test code for microcontroller devicesUEENEEI156AWC672
Develop engineering solutions to analogue electronic problemsUEENEEH145AWC571
Develop industrial control programs for microcomputer equipped devicesUEENEED150AWC413
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • 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.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

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

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • 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.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

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

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