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Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

National Course Code: UEE50511

TAFE NSW Course Number: UEE50511-01V04

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Part Time Evening

Start Date:
25 Jul 2018


18 months

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Indicative Cost: $8,260

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  • Government Subsidised
  • VET Student Loans Available
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If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

Before you enrol in this course you must contact the campus or campuses of your
choice for details of information sessions and other procedures that may apply.
Compulsory attendance at an information session may apply.

This course is for those working as engineering technicians on electronics and
communications systems. You will learn how to develop, select, commission,
maintain and diagnose faults / malfunctions of electronic
components / sub-assemblies, apparatus and systems.

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To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

However,the Electrotechnology Training Package recommends typical language,
literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each
Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.

Learners should either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate
simulated workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

Electronics and communications engineering technicians.

UEENEEC005B Estimate electrotechnology projects
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE126A Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems
UEENEEH113A Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatus
UEENEEH167A Commission electronics and communications systems
UEENEEI116A Assemble, enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices
UEENEEC006B Prepare tender submissions for electrotechnology projects
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEH114A Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus
UEENEEH168A Modify - redesign of electronics and communications systems
UEENEEI155A Develop structured programs to control external devices
MSS402040A Apply 5S procedures
UEENEEE015B Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects
UEENEEE114A Supervise and coordinate energy sector work activities
UEENEEH102A Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
UEENEEH138A Fault find and repair complex power supplies
UEENEEH172A Troubleshoot communication systems
UEENEEK145A Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
UEENEEC004B Prepare specifications for the supply of materials and equipment for electrotechnology projects
UEENEEE072B Write specifications for electronics and communications engineering projects
UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEENEEH112A Troubleshoot digital sub-systems
UEENEEH146A Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems
UEENEEH188A Design and develop electronics - computer systems projects
UEENEEC001B Maintain documentation
UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
UEENEEH111A Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies
UEENEEH139A Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits
UEENEEH181A Design electronic printed circuit boards
UEENEED102A Assemble, set-up and test computing devices
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEF114A Set up and configure basic data communication systems
UEENEEH118A Fault find and repair electronic apparatus
UEENEEH169A Solve problems in basic electronic circuits
UEENEEI157A Configure and maintain industrial control system networks

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $8,260.

In addition to your course fees, you will also be required to pay a materials charge of $50 for the purchase of project items.

Learners may be required to pay a fee to re-sit assessments if they fail a competency. Learners should discuss additional attempts at the unit of competency with their teacher. Re-sits will be scheduled as appropriate throughout the duration of the qualification.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18MTD00969Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS130 Jul 201828 Sep 20183 Sep 2018$1,377
18MTD00972Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS215 Oct 20187 Dec 20185 Nov 2018$1,377
19MTD00421Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS34 Feb 201912 Apr 20194 Mar 2019$1,377
19MTD00424Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS429 Apr 201921 Jun 20193 Jun 2019$1,377
19MTD00427Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS522 Jul 201927 Sep 20195 Aug 2019$1,377
19MTD00430Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering-UOS614 Oct 20196 Dec 20194 Nov 2019$1,375

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 25 Jul 2018

Part Time Evening: 8 hours per week x 18 Months

Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting from 5.30 pm to 9.30 pm. (Note: Subject to change.)

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au. If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

18MTD-200 S:25/7/2018 E:6/12/2019

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