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MEM50222 Diploma of Engineering - Technical

National ID MEM50222 State ID BIW7

Make your mark in mechanics and machines

Got a keen eye for drafting and design? This nationally recognised qualification provides job-ready skills to be an engineering technician or draftsperson.  

Learn from our team of expert lecturers in real-world training facilities at Munster campus, featuring mechatronics labs and technical engineering workshop rooms.

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Engineering and Mining

This course is FREE from 1 January 2023. The course fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA State Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.

This course remains FEE FREE in 2024! The tuition fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training. Tuition fees are free, but resource fees may be payable for some courses

CampusesCarlisle. Munster.

When Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On Campus.

Reach the next level of your dream career in Engineering with this technically advanced qualification.

Learn a strong foundation of in-demand theoretical and technical skills to prepare you for mechanical, mechatronic, manufacturing and maintenance engineering fields. Take a bite out of each area, find out where your talents lie and pursue the pathway of your future specialisation.

You'll receive high level training, learn dynamic technologies and be job ready for roles such as Engineering Technician or Detailed Drafter across a range of industries including defence, mining, manufacturing, oil and gas, automotive and many more.

Get your career machine up and running, advance your current knowledge and become a highly skilled engineering professional.

Already work in the industry? Discover your options for flexible study. Explore the electrical and mechanical study pathway options.

Study in specialist facilities

Students study this diploma at our state-of-the-art Applied Engineering building at Munster campus. 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.

  • Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce drawings and create 3-D models.
  • Interpret drawings for manufacturing of equipment.
  • Design basic mechanical systems.
  • Apply mathematical techniques in engineering.
  • Coordinate projects in preparation for real-world employment.

Important information

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Semester 1, 2024

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Carlisle
How On Campus

Units and fees

Semester 1, 2024

Core Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
MEM16006 Organise and communicate information $0.00 $10.50
MEM16008 Interact with computing technology $0.00 $19.00
MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment $0.00 $49.50
Elective Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
Produce basic engineering drawings
$0.00 $76.00
Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
$0.00 $18.00
Produce building information modelling for building design projects
$0.00 $35.00
Perform computations
$0.00 $43.50
Apply fluid and thermodynamics principles in engineering
$0.00 $71.25
Apply technical mathematics
$0.00 $38.00
Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
$0.00 $29.75
Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations
$0.00 $19.25
Semester 1, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $409.75 $409.75

Semester 2, 2024

Core Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices $0.00 $18.75
MEM22002 Manage self in the engineering environment $0.00 $17.25
Elective Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
Determine operational parameters for building HVAC hydronic systems
$0.00 $15.50
Analyse a simple electrical system circuit
$0.00 $17.50
Select common engineering materials
$0.00 $18.00
Determine psychrometric processes and system performance
$0.00 $24.50
Apply engineering mechanics principles
$0.00 $51.50
Operate and program computers and/or controllers in engineering situations
$0.00 $64.00
Apply calculus to engineering tasks
$0.00 $40.00
Semester 2, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $267.00 $267.00

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. 

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Munster
How On Campus

Units and fees

Semester 1, 2024

Core Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices $0.00 $18.75
MEM16006 Organise and communicate information $0.00 $10.50
MEM16008 Interact with computing technology $0.00 $19.00
MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment $0.00 $49.50
Elective Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
Produce basic engineering drawings
$0.00 $76.00
Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
$0.00 $18.00
Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
$0.00 $29.75
Apply technical mathematics
$0.00 $38.00
Semester 1, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $259.50 $259.50

Semester 2, 2024

Core Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
MEM22002 Manage self in the engineering environment $0.00 $17.25
Elective Fees
National ID Unit title Tuition fee Resource fee
Calculate stresses in simple structures
$0.00 $32.75
Use computer-aided design (CAD) to create and display 3D models
$0.00 $38.00
Contribute to the design of basic mechanical systems
$0.00 $17.25
Select common engineering materials
$0.00 $18.00
Calculate force systems within simple beam structures
$0.00 $17.25
Integrate mechanical fundamentals into an engineering task
$0.00 $50.75
Apply engineering mechanics principles
$0.00 $51.50
Select and organise mechanical engineering material tests
$0.00 $22.50
Apply fluid and thermodynamics principles in engineering
$0.00 $71.25
Coordinate engineering projects
$0.00 $27.50
Select electrical equipment and components for engineering applications
$0.00 $61.75
Semester 2, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $425.75 $425.75

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. 

Details

When Semester 1, 2024
Where Munster
How On Campus

Units and fees

Core

National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
MEM16006 Organise and communicate information $0.00 $10.50
MEM16008 Interact with computing technology $0.00 $19.00
MEM22002 Manage self in the engineering environment $0.00 $17.25
MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment $0.00 $49.50
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices $0.00 $18.75

Elective

National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
Perform mechanical engineering design drafting
$0.00 $55.25
Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
$0.00 $29.75
Undertake production scheduling
$0.00 $6.50
Coordinate engineering projects
$0.00 $27.50
Apply technical mathematics
$0.00 $38.00
Apply engineering mechanics principles
$0.00 $51.50
Calculate stresses in simple structures
$0.00 $32.75
Select common engineering materials
$0.00 $18.00
Undertake basic process planning
$0.00 $6.50
Develop and manage a plan for a simple manufacturing related project
$0.00 $6.50
Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
$0.00 $18.00
Produce basic engineering drawings
$0.00 $76.00
Use computer-aided design (CAD) to create and display 3D models
$0.00 $38.00
Manage plant shutdown and restart
$0.00 $6.50
Implement and maintain the site plant, equipment and infrastructure maintenance plans
$0.00 $57.25

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. 

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