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22460VIC Diploma of Applied Technologies

22460VIC Diploma of Applied Technologies

National ID 22460VIC State ID BCZ46
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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This course is a VET Student Loan eligible course. A VET Student Loan creates a debt that must be repaid to the Commonwealth and is only available to students who are eligible.

To find out if you are eligible or to see the list of eligible courses visit our Student Loans page.


When Continuous enrolment.

Study Mode Traineeship.

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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All year round


When All year round
How Traineeship

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. 


National ID Unit title
BSBPMG417 Apply project life cycle management processes
ICTTEN202 Use hand and power tools
MEM12024A Perform computations
MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM234028A Produce and manage technical documentation
MEM30007A Select common engineering materials
MEM30025A Analyse a simple electrical system circuit
VU22310 Work in Industry 4.0
VU22311 Commission a cyber-physical system
VU22312 Produce components using CAD and CAM technologies
VU22313 Implement and problem solve a PLC-based industrial control system
VU22314 Troubleshoot digital control systems
VU22315 Use SCADA system to monitor and control an industrial process
VU22316 Apply principles of networking technologies for manufacturing and engineering applications
National ID Unit title
MEM23004A Apply technical mathematics
MEM23111A Select electrical equipment and components for engineering applications

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