The Diploma of Engineering Technology is ideal for direct entry of school leavers looking for a pathway to further study, as well as catering for tradespeople and technicians who wish to upskill for entry into para-professional positions The course is designed to qualify graduates as a pathway to university or for employment opportunities at para-professional level in a range of engineering, manufacturing and related industries roles.
Graduates of the course will have the knowledge and skills to contribute to the capability of the engineering, manufacturing and related industries to maintain their competitiveness in a global market place through the application of advanced engineering and manufacturing practices, value adding to existing products and services and the development of new and innovative products, services and production processes.
Dates / Locations
#### When You Can Enrol
Apply online now for 2021, or register your interest via the online enquiry form to be notified when the next course intake application form is available.
#### Delivery Schedule
**2021 Mid Year Intake - Beginning July**
One year - full-time.
2 years - part-time.
- McKoy Street, Wodonga Vic (Main campus)
No info events or info sessions available.
#### Compulsory Units
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information
MEM16008A Interact with computing technology
MEM22001A Perform engineering activities
MEM22002A Manage self in the engineering environment
MEM23004A Apply technical mathematics
MEM30007A Select common engineering materials
MEM30031A Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
VU22451 Investigate advanced technology applications in the manufacturing industry and related industries
VU22452 Use communication network concepts and practices in manufacturing and engineering applications
VU22330 Select and interpret drawings and prepare three dimensional (3D) sketches and drawings
VU22472 Apply electrotechnology principles in an engineering work environment
VU22474 Apply principles of strength of materials to engineering problems
VU22475 Apply scientific principles to engineering problems
MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM23109A Apply engineering mechanics principles
MEM30012A Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
MEM30029A Use workshop equipment and processes to complete an engineering project
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
VU22499 Apply hydraulic principles to achieve an engineering task
VU22500 Apply pneumatic principles to achieve an engineering task
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations
#### Selectable Units
#### Learning Outcomes
Graduates of the Diploma of Engineering Technology will be able to:
- implement and utilise engineering solutions in mechanical engineering applications requiring substantial theoretical concepts
- use complex technical information and concepts to plan and implement solutions for a range of engineering environments and contexts
- provide substantial support in managing complex projects within given time and budgetary constraints
- manage prescribed technical objectives within organisations that have outputs based on engineering application.
- use communication skills to transfer knowledge and specialist skills to others and demonstrate understanding of engineering/manufacturing technology
- understand technical and theoretical knowledge and concepts, with depth in some areas within the field of engineering technology
- Blended – Teaching and assessment will be conducted on-campus and online.
Government Funded $3,600.00 (Tuition $3,600.00, Materials $0.00)
Fee For Service $10,800.00 (Tuition $10,800.00, Materials $0.00)
The student tuition fees published are indicative only and can be subject to change given individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future. For more information see ‘Fee information and eligibility’ under the ‘Apply Now’ tab on the Wodonga TAFE website.
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This course allows for:
- Direct entry of school leavers as a pathway to further university studies
- Tradespersons and technicians within an Engineering or related industry looking to up-skill
- An interview is required to determine entry to this course. This qualification may have prerequisites, co-requisite or bridging units from lower or higher level qualifications.
- Where applicants can show evidence of prior qualification or experience in a related field, there may be an opportunity to apply for recognition to be given for previous study, knowledge, and/or skills resulting from work or life experience relevant to this qualification.
Advanced Engineering Tradesperson - Level II
By successfully completing this course you will receive a nationally recognised AQF Qualification.
The assessments will enable students to demonstrate the underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes required to meet the course outcomes. A range of assessment strategies to meet different student’s needs will be selected, including written work, practical work, demonstrations and exhibiting your work and skills.
How to apply
Apply via the ‘Apply online now’ button in this course information page. If the course is not available for online application, you can submit your enquiry via the online form below. Alternatively, please feel free to contact our friendly customer service team on 1300 69 8233 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: We reserve the right to close course intakes early. Many courses have limited places and high demand. Early applications are recommended. We reserve the right to cancel intakes and courses if there are insufficient student numbers.