Course Title: Provide technical leadership in the workplace

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2008

Course Code: BUSM6138C

Course Title: Provide technical leadership in the workplace

School: 130T Vocational Engineering

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6040 - Advanced Diploma of Electronics Engineering

Course Contact: William Lau Program Coordinator

Course Contact Phone: (03) 9925 4703

Course Contact Email:

Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Yury Stanislavsky, Course Coordinator

Nominal Hours: 126

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


Course Description

This course contains some of the underpinning knowledge of a program, which designed for a person to be able to undertake design, select, install, commission, maintain and carry out repairs on advanced electronic equipment and systems.
The Knowledge and skills addressed in this course include:
• HTML and browser scripting, Web Applications (server scripting), Windows Applications with Internet data link
• Experiencing Engineering Practices in Industry or Completing Engineering Project as specified.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES008A Provide technical leadership in the workplace


Demonstrate standards of performance

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Work demonstrated follows OH&S policies and procedures with the work is appropriately sequenced in accordance with requirements
1.2 Work demonstrated is co-ordinated effectively with others involved
on the work site
1.3 Work. Demonstrated meets requirements
1.4 Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance
with established procedures.


Maintain personal competence

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Personal competence is assessed against requirements to
determine personal training needs
2.2 Feedback on competence is used to develop personal training
needs in accordance with established procedures
2.3 Participation in technical programs to enhance competence are
undertaken in accordance with established procedures


Organise personal work priorities

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Work priorities are organised in accordance with established
procedures and associated apparatus conforms to requirements
3.2  Work is managed effectively to accomplish requirements
3.3 Technology is used to improve efficiency in the management of
information in accordance with established procedures
3.4 Personal training within the workplace is managed in accordance
with established procedures.

Learning Outcomes

Details of Learning Activities

Paticipate the individual learning and team leadership skill development including the topics of:

* Course structure and procedures for using resources. Creation and management of a web site.
* Exploring the functionality of a browser.
* Processing user input. Interaction between HTML forms on the client
* Basics of browser scripting
* Frames. Scripting for frames Basics of HTML DOM
* Formatting with Style Sheets. Image maps: creating and applying
* Using cookies. Security considerations and data protection.
* Developing Project 1: browser based quiz ’Troubleshooting electronic devices.
* Introduction to ASP
* Syntax, variables, functions. ASP objects: Request, Response
* Introduction to databases: MS Access in Visual Designer
* Tables, data types, indices
* Queries by Example (QBE) and their underlying SQL
* Accessing server based DB via ASP/ADO
* Building database driven HTML pages
* Client-server interaction with a data driven Web site
* Advanced ASP. Session and user management.
* Project: Server based Quiz. Project architecture and development strategy
* Introduction to VB6 programming
* Creating a VB6 program for data exchange with a Web Server
* Exploring HTTP request and response
* Manipulating data in MS Access from VB program
* Building VB interface to Access database
* Working with graphics in VB6
* Creating dynamic charts
* Concept and examples of Object-oriented programming
* Finalising Quiz project
Participate the MCQ TEST (1 hour)

Teaching Schedule

Available from Student Shared network drive (S:\\ )

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


K Kalata. Internet Programming with VBScript and JavaScript

C Bates. Web Programming: Building Internet Applications

Other Resources

ICT Access:

To successfully participate in the activities of this course students require:
• HTML Editor (HomeSite or similar)
• Web based development environment – provided on
• Microsoft Visual Basic 6 and MS Access in class environment

Web Resources

Overview of Assessment

This is a progressive assessment, the underpinning knowledge will be assessed on the completion of each course, but the competency itself will not be signed off until further courses related to the competency are completed and the student is deemed competent.
The students are required to undertake summative assessments as follows:
• Work Placement / Work Simulation Project
• A Pass in Schedule Practical Exercises

Assessment Tasks

The total grade for the course is calculated on 100 point scale and derived from :
• up to 70 points for Project Development;
• up to 30 points for the final MCQ test

In addition to the points acquired through tests, the students are granted bonus points for:
• active participation in the class and online discussions,
• proposing and implementing enhancements, which go beyond the project specs and contribute to the quality of the project application

Assessment Matrix

Other Information

To pass this course, student must complete all the scheduled practical exercises, and pass
all the written examinations.

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