Course Title: Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2009

Course Code: EEET6747C

Course Title: Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

School: 130T Vocational Engineering

Campus: City Campus

Program: C5227 - Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Contact: Chris Krolikowski

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4438

Course Contact Email: chris.krolikowski@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 40

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

None

Course Description

This course covers basic fitting & fabrication techniques as they apply in various Electro technology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of Hand tools, fixed and portable tools, cutting, shaping, joining and fixing using metallic materials, dismantling & assembling equipment, basic mechanical measurement, marking out, and reading diagrams. Working safely is emphasized.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE002B Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

Element:

1. Prepare for dismantling, assembling and fabrication work.

Performance Criteria:

1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are obtained and understood through established routines and procedures.
1.2 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures in preparation for the work are followed.
1.3 Safety hazard not previously identified are reported, and advice on risk control measures is sought from the work supervisor.
1.4 The nature of the work is obtained from documentation and from work supervisor to establish the scope of work to be undertaken.
1.5 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others.
1.6 Materials required for the work are obtained in accordance with established routines and procedures.
1.7 Tools, equipment and measuring devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.
1.8 Cutting tools such as drills and chisels are sharpened to suit the material on which they are to be used.

Element:

2. Dismantle and assemble electrotechnology apparatus

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
2.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
2.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in dismantling and assembling apparatus.
2.4 Manufacturer apparatus dismantling and assembling guides are used where applicable.
2.5 Components are marked or tagged during the dismantling to help ensure correct and efficient reassembly.
2.6 Dismantled components and parts are stored to protect them against loss or damage.
2.7 Apparatus is dismantled and assembled efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to apparatus and the surrounding environment or services.
2.8 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
2.9 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.

Element:

3. Fabricate electrotechnology components. 

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
3.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
3.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in fabricating components.
3.4 Drawings and instruction for the fabrication of components are followed.
3.5 Component dimensions are determined directly or by calculation from information given in job drawings and instructions.
3.6 Components are fabricated efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to the surrounding environment or services.
3.7 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
3.8 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.

Element:

4. Complete work and report.

Performance Criteria:

4.1 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
4.2 Work site is cleaned and made safe in accordance with established procedures.
4.3 Work supervisor is notified of the completion of the work in accordance with established procedures.


Learning Outcomes


Hand Tools
Power Tools
Dismantling and assembly techniques
Occupational Health and Safety principles
Sustainable energy principles


Details of Learning Activities

1. Mechanical Drawing Interpretation used in the electrotechnology Industry
2. Lab exercise in planning process activities
3. Workshop exercise in measuring and marking out, low tolerance measurement, holding and cutting metallic and non-metallic material, various type of drilling used in the electrotechnology industry,
4. Workshop practices involving the used of hand tools and portable electric power tools, apply various joining techniques and sheet metal work.
5. Workshop practices in dismantling and using appropriate assembly techniques and describe the procedures for ensuring the safe treatment of dismantled components.


Teaching Schedule

Week NumberTopic DeliveredAssessment Task
1Introduction to Workshop Practice 
2 OH&S 
3Mechanical drawing Measuring , Workshop practice 
4Cable termination 
5First aid and emergency procedure 
6General Hand Tools Joining techniques 
7Portable Power Tools 
8First aid, OH&S assessment 
9 Task 1: First aid, and OH&S 20%
10Workshop practice Holding & Cutting, Drill & Drilling  
11Sheet metal work exercise 
12Practical assessment in Hand and Power tools Task 2: hand tools & Power tools application 20%
13Dismantling and assembly techniques 
14Dismantling and assembly techniques 
15Dismantling and assembly practice  
16Low tolerance measurement  
17Assembling and disassembling assessment Task 3: Assembling and disassembling skills 60%
18Course review and feedback
 


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources


Overview of Assessment

Practical works demonstration in:

First Aid and OH&S
Hand and power tools application
Assembly and disassembly practical skills


Assessment Tasks

Assessment task 1(Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 20%
Practical assignment to demonstrate an understanding of Occupational Health and Safety to an extent indicated by the following aspects:
• basic legal requirements covering occupational health and safety in the workplace
• the requirements for personal safety in the workplace
• emergency procedures for the rescue of an electric shock victim equipment
• emergency first aid for an electric shock victim

Assessment task 2 (Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 20%
Practical workshop practice to demonstrate working safely with electrical tools or equipment

Assessment task 3 (Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 60%
Practical workshop practice to demonstrate assembling and dismantling electrotechnology apparatus


Assessment Matrix

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