Course Title: Undertake commissioning of advanced systems & apparatus (Computer systems)

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6042 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Title: Undertake commissioning of advanced systems & apparatus (Computer systems)

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 216

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering

Distance / Correspondence or Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2009

Course Contact: Sukhvir Singh Judge

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254470

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course involves hands on training in the area of microcontrollers. Students learn to build, test and commission microcontroller based systems. They are involved in hardware and software interfacing of digital and analog devices to microcontrollers. They will develop a real life project which involves planning, construction, commissioning procedures and production of commissioning reports.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Digital Fundamentals and microprocessor Fundamentals

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES304AA Undertake commissioning of advanced systems & apparatus (Computer systems)


304.1 Plan and prepare to undertake commissioning procedures

304.2 Undertake commissioning procedures of advance systems and associated apparatus

304.3 Inspect and notify completion of work

Learning Outcomes

The knowledge and skills addressed in this course include:
• Digital Design
• Microprocessor Architecture
• Assembly language and C programming
• Microcontrollers and peripherals
• Interfacing microprocessors to Analog and Digital systems

Overview of Assessment

Assessment includes:

One practical assignment

One practical project (to be completed in two parts)

One test

One project report

A final examination