Course Title: Work effectively in telecommunications technology

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term2 2018

Course Code: EMPL7102C

Course Title: Work effectively in telecommunications technology

School: 174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Campus: City Campus

Program: C2224 - Certificate II in Telecommunications Technology

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vehs@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Kenneth Falzon
Teacher

School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences
RMIT University
Building 57, Level 5
115 Queensberry Street
Carlton South, VIC 3053
Phone 03 9925 4716

kenneth.falzon@rmit.edu.au
Appointments by email

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

NIL

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise the various sectors of the telecommunications industry and to perform individual work and work with others in telecommunications technology.

It applies to individuals who may undertake a range of simple tasks under close supervision and whose range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.

 


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

ICTWOR201 Work effectively in telecommunications technology

Element:

1. Plan skills development

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Consult team members to identify team purpose, roles, responsibilities, goals, plans and objectives

3.2 Develop strategies to support the team and seek assistance from team members when necessary to prevent conflict within the team

3.3 Give and receive feedback to assist in meeting team and organisation goals

3.4 Communicate unresolved issues to appropriate personnel to ensure action is taken in response to these matters

Element:

2. Organise personal work priorities

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Ensure that employment terms and conditions are accessed and understood

2.2 Ensure that work goals and objectives are understood, negotiated and agreed according to organisational requirements

2.3 Identify, access sources of information relevant to technical and regulatory requirements and apply to work

2.4 Assess and prioritise workload to ensure tasks are completed within identified timeframes

2.5 Monitor and adjust personal work performance to ensure achievement of tasks

Element:

3. Participate in a team

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Obtain and update specific information on the various sectors of the telecommunications industry

1.2 Seek advice on future career directions from appropriate people

1.3 Identify possible career directions in industry or organisation for personal advancement

1.4 Conduct self-assessment of personal skills against job role to identify skills gap and plan for further skills development

1.5 Determine appropriate methods to acquire additional skills

1.6 Prepare portfolio of evidence to support the skills development plan

1.7 Identify and apply methods for maintaining currency of industry developments


Learning Outcomes


Refer to Elements


Details of Learning Activities

Students will participate in a variety of teaching methods including: lectures, tutorials,practicals, class discussion and work on assignment.


Teaching Schedule

This course is delivered as cluster "Work Practice"

BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (EASC5067C)

ICTCMP201 Organise and monitor cabling to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards (EEET7369C)

 

Refer to the master cluster EEET7369C for the schedule 

 


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources

Students will be able to access information and learning materials through myRMIT and may be provided with additional materials in class. List of relevant reference books, resources in the library and accessible Internet sites will be provided where possible. During the course, you will be directed to websites to enhance your knowledge and understanding of difficult concepts.


Overview of Assessment

 

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent. 

Assessments
Assessment 1Assignment 1
Assessment 2Assignment 2
Assessment 3Assignment 3

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Elements/Performance Criteria covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

x

x

x

1.2

x

x

x

1.3

x

x

x

1.4

x

x

x

1.5

x

x

x

1.6

x

x

x

1.7

x

x

x

2.1

x

x

x

2.2

x

x

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2.3

x

x

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2.4

x

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2.5

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3.1

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3.2

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3.3

x

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3.4

x

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Assessment Tasks

This course is delivered as cluster "Work Practice"

BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (EASC5067C)

ICTCMP201 Organise and monitor cabling to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards (EEET7369C)

Refer to the master cluster EEET7369C for the assessment tasks


Assessment Matrix

Elements/Performance Criteria covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

x

x

x

1.2

x

x

x

1.3

x

x

x

1.4

x

x

x

1.5

x

x

x

1.6

x

x

x

1.7

x

x

x

2.1

x

x

x

2.2

x

x

x

2.3

x

x

x

2.4

x

x

x

2.5

x

x

x

3.1

x

x

x

3.2

x

x

x

3.3

x

x

x

3.4

x

x

x

Other Information

Credit Transfer and/or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):

You may be eligible for credit towards courses in your program if you have already met the learning/competency outcomes through previous learning and/or industry experience. To be eligible for credit towards a course, you must demonstrate that you have already completed learning and/or gained industry experience that is:

  • Relevant
  • Current
  • Satisfies the learning/competency outcomes of the course

Please refer to http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/enrolment/credit to find more information about credit transfer and RPL

Study and learning Support:

Study and Learning Centre (SLC) provides free learning and academic development advice to you. 
Services offered by SLC to support your numeracy and literacy skills are: 

  • assignment writing, thesis writing and study skills advice 
  • maths and science developmental support and advice 
  • English language development 

Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/studyandlearningcentre to find more information about Study and learning Support 

Equitable Learning Services (ELS):

If you are suffering from long-term medical condition or disability, you should contact Equitable Learning Services (ELS) to seek advice and support to complete your studies.

Please refer to https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/support-and-facilities/student-support/equitable-learning-services to find more information about services offered by Equitable Learning Services (ELS).

Late submission: 

If you require an Extension of Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) for 7 calendar days or less (from the original due date) and have valid reasons, you must complete and lodge an Application for Extension of Submittable Work (7 Calendar Days or less) form and lodge it with the Senior Educator/ Program Manager. 
The application must be lodged no later than one working day before the official due date. You will be notified within no more than 2 working days of the date of lodgment as to whether the extension has been granted. 
If you seek an Extension of Submittable Work for more than 7 calendar days (from the original due date) must lodge an Application for Special Consideration form under the provisions of the Special Consideration Policy, preferably prior to, but no later than 2 working days after the official due date. 

Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) submitted late without approval of an extension will not be accepted or marked. 


Special consideration: 

Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/specialconsideration to find more information about special consideration 

Plagiarism: 

Plagiarism is a form of cheating and it is very serious academic offence that may lead to expulsion from the University. 

Please Refer: www.rmit.edu.au/academicintegrity to find more information about plagiarism. 

Other Information: 

All email communications will be sent to your RMIT email address and you must regularly check your RMIT emails.

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