Course Title: Undertake routine maintenance of the telecommunications network

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5158 Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering

Course Title: Undertake routine maintenance of the telecommunications network

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term2 2010

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This course addresses the underpinning knowledge of Principles of Telephony (Part 2 of 2) and undertakes learning activities to meet the assessment requirements specified in the unit of competency.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTC086C Undertake routine maintenance of the telecommunications network


Generate Report

Identify level of maintenance to be undertaken

Initiate corrective action as required

Plan/prepare routine maintenance

Undertake maintenance

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the criteria set in the National Training Package. The students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together skills and knowledge as follows:
 Theoretical Written assessment.
 Work Simulation Projects
 A Pass in schedule practical exercises