22460VIC Diploma of Applied Technologies
Be part of the digital transformation of manufacturing
From manual to automated processes, gain an understanding of how you can control hardware through a digital method and optimise efficiency through technology and design.
Complete this course to advance your career within Industry 4.0 manufacturing and/or engineering environments. The course also provides a direct pathway to roles within the Defence industry.
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Digital technology is transforming business around the world and is revolutionising the way companies manufacture and improve their products. Driven by digitalisation, the Diploma of Applied Technologies gives you the opportunity to gain an advanced engineering qualification that can lead you to supervisory roles at the top tier of the profession.
Industry 4.0 is known as the fourth industrial revolution, the next stage in manufacturing. This diploma will equip you with skills to pursue a career within exciting Industry 4.0 manufacturing and/or engineering environments. The course also provides a direct pathway to roles within the Defence industry.
Discover the application of robotics in daily life, be part of the digital transformation of manufacturing and an innovator in your field – this technology is truly changing the world.
Specialist facilities on-campus
Students study this diploma at our state-of-the-art Applied Engineering building at Munster campus, featuring mechatronics labs and technical engineering workshop rooms. In our courses, you'll have access to modern equipment such as 3D printers, laser cutters, water treatment plant, and civil engineering compression labs to name just a few.
- industry 4.0 objectives
- project life cycle
- managing technical documents
- producing products with CAD and CAM
- understanding electrical systems
- cloud computing and SCADA
- network configuration
- troubleshooting cyber-physical systems, digital and industrial controls
- good team work skills and the ability to work independently
- good digital literacy skills
- good problem solving skills and ability to analyse information and troubleshoot
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Indicative fees and charges
The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers.
|Apply project life cycle management processes
|Use hand and power tools
|Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
|Produce and manage technical documentation
|Select common engineering materials
|Analyse a simple electrical system circuit
|Work in Industry 4.0
|Commission a cyber-physical system
|Produce components using CAD and CAM technologies
|Implement and problem solve a PLC-based industrial control system
|Troubleshoot digital control systems
|Use SCADA system to monitor and control an industrial process
|Apply principles of networking technologies for manufacturing and engineering applications
|Apply technical mathematics
|Select electrical equipment and components for engineering applications