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MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

National ID
MEM30522
WA Course Code
BIV7
CRICOS code
112000B
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Why choose this course?

Start your career in engineering drafting, or as an engineering associate, with this entry level qualification.

During this six month course you will become familiar with computer-aided design (CAD) packages, AutoCAD and how to set out engineering drawings according to Australian Standards.

You will also participate in hands on workshop projects to introduce general engineering concepts, which are essential for further study at the diploma level. These projects will help develop your understanding of how drawings are transformed into buildings and manufactured items. You will also gain skills in modern office practices, communication, safety, quality controls, basic calculations and sustainability concepts.

On completion of this course you can choose to study further in a number of fields including civil construction design, civil and structural engineering, engineering technology (electrical), and mechanical engineering.

  • An IELTS score (academic) of 6.0 with no band score less than 5.0 or equivalent.

  • Equivalent to Australian Year 10 is required for entry into this course at South Metropolitan TAFE.

  • Equivalent to Australian Year 11 with passes in Maths is required for entry into this course at the North Metropolitan TAFE.

Your study options

Semester 2, 2024

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 2, 2024
Where | North Metropolitan TAFE (52786)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
  • MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM18001 Use hand tools
  • MEM30007 Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 2, 2024

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 2, 2024
Where | South Metropolitan TAFE (52787)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 10/11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM12024 Perform computations
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
  • MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 1, 2025

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 1, 2025
Where | North Metropolitan TAFE (52786)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
  • MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM18001 Use hand tools
  • MEM30007 Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 1, 2025

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 1, 2025
Where | South Metropolitan TAFE (52787)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 10/11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM12024 Perform computations
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
  • MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 2, 2025

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 2, 2025
Where | North Metropolitan TAFE (52786)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
  • MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM18001 Use hand tools
  • MEM30007 Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 2, 2025

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 2, 2025
Where | South Metropolitan TAFE (52787)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 10/11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM12024 Perform computations
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
  • MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 1, 2026

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 1, 2026
Where | North Metropolitan TAFE (52786)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
  • MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM18001 Use hand tools
  • MEM30007 Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

Semester 1, 2026

Duration | 1 semester
When | Semester 1, 2026
Where | South Metropolitan TAFE (52787)
How | On campus, to a minimum of 20 contact hours per week
Fees (total indicative for course)
  • Tuition fee: $7,700
  • Resources fee: $310
  • Materials fee: $0

Tuition fees are reviewed annually. If tuition fees are increased, you will be required to pay the new fees as they are introduced. You will be provided with an indicative schedule of fees in your Letter of Offer.

Resource fees are for consumables you use in your course e.g. paint, internet etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment. If your course goes longer than one semester, the resource fee may not need to be paid in one amount but may be spaced out over the duration of your course. Your college will advise you of the payment amount each semester.

Material fees are for items that remain your property after the course has been completed e.g. personal protective equipment, tools, text books etc. You pay this fee to your college at enrolment.

Work placement

There is no work placement requirement for this course.

Year 10/11
MEM30522 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical - BIV7
1 semester

To achieve this qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 10 units. These 10 are comprised of 3 core units and 7 elective units. Elective units listed below have been selected in consultation with industry.

Students who enrol into this qualification will be eligible for credit transfer of the units that they have already achieved. Fees paid by international students are set on a commercial basis and are paid as a whole of course fee - no refund will apply to credit transfers. Please refer to your letter of Offer for detailed duration and costings for your enrolment.

Core units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
  • MEM30012 Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
Elective units
    National ID
    Unit title
  • MEM09229 Read and interpret technical engineering drawings
  • MEM12024 Perform computations
  • MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • MEM30031 Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
  • MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits

Assessment methods

The methods of assessment used in this course include a combination of practical and theory tasks such as written tests, quizzes, assignments, practical demonstrations and simulated workplace observation. Some of your theory assessments will be completed online using Blackboard, whilst the practical assessments are undertaken in a simulated workshop or laboratory.

These assessment strategies and evidence gathering are in accordance with the relevant training package or accreditation guidelines. Detailed Information is available in the assessment matrix, learning plans and assessment tools for each of the units of competency. Assessors use this matrix to ensure assessments, are undertaken across the duration of the course, rather than clustered together at particular times.

Learning resources, facilities and equipment

The following learning resources, facilities and equipment are available at each campus so that you can achieve the skill and knowledge requirements of this course.

Learning resources may include access to Blackboard, PowerPoint presentations, learning guides, handouts, NMT Library catalogue and opportunities to engage with industry professionals.

Facilities and equipment may include access to relevant software (CAD, MS Office Suite), computers, workplace manuals and procedures, workshops and internet access.

Key dates

Semester and holiday dates are included in your Letter of Offer. View upcoming semester start and end dates.

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Last updated on June 17, 2024