Course Title: Perform engineering activities

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5176 Diploma of Engineering Technology

Course Title: Perform engineering activities

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.

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Course Contact: Craig Pygall

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254070

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Course Description

This unit covers the performance of technical aspects of engineering work in accordance with established engineering principles and practices.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM22001A Perform engineering activities


1. Identify and implement engineering practices

2. Negotiate, document and monitor outcomes and performance measures

4. Perform hazard and risk analysis

5. Monitor progress, respond appropriately

6. Conclude engineering activities appropriately

7. Evaluate career options and develop career development strategy

3. Negotiate, develop and document work instructions

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.