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

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2009

Course Code: EEET6327C

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

School: 130T Vocational Engineering

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6042 - Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Contact: Robert Pill

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254013

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Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 94

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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

EEET6332C PC and Operating Systems A

Course Description

Students will develop fundamental understanding of the principles and concepts of project management and demonstrate the ability to plan, organize, integrate knowledge and skills applied to engineering project.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

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


Inspect and notify completion of work

Performance Criteria:

•Commissioning procedures are planned and prepared to ensure OH&S policies and procedures are followed, the work is appropriately sequenced in accordance with requirements
•Appropriate personnel are consulted to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site
•Systems' commissioning procedures are checked against requirements
•Materials necessary to complete the work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked against requirements
•Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the commissioning work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked for correct operation and safety
•Preparatory work is checked to ensure no unnecessary damage has occurred and complies with requirements


Plan and prepare to undertake commissioning procedures

Performance Criteria:

• OH&S policies and procedures are followed
• Systems are checked as being isolated where necessary using specified testing procedures
•Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance with established procedures
•Systems' commissioning procedures are performed in accordance with requirements, without damage or distortion to the surrounding environment or services
•Contingency measures are managed and implemented in accordance with established procedures to ensure the system operates as intended or designed
•On-going checks of the quality of the work are undertaken in accordance with established procedures


Undertake commissioning procedures of, advance systems and associated apparatus

Performance Criteria:

•Final inspections and performance checks are undertaken to ensure that the commissioning procedures of advanced system and associated apparatus conforms to requirements
•Commissioning results and work completion are notified in accordance with established procedures

Learning Outcomes

Details of Learning Activities

This Course Comprises two parts -

Project Management is to co-ordinate the activities of the Microprocessor Applications Project EEET6326C, and

there is 80 hours of Work Experience required in an appropriate position as approved by RMIT

Teaching Schedule

Week Date Session - 3 hrs
1 14/02/2008 Introduction to Project Management
2 21/02/2008 Project Selection
3 28/02/2008 Exercise 1
4 06/03/2008 Concepts
5 13/03/2008 Business Case
6 20/03/2008 Product Life Cycles
7 27/03/2008 Scoping the Project
8 03/04/2008 Managing Risk
9 10/04/2008 Developing the Schedule
10 17/04/2008 Quality Aspects
11 24/04/2008 Procurement
12 01/05/2008 Optimising the Schedule
13 08/05/2008 Project Teams
14 15/05/2008 Measuring and Reporting
15 22/05/2008 Closing Out
16 29/05/2008 Project assessment
17 05/06/2008 Work Experience - Overview
18 12/06/2008 Work Experience - Jobs/Applications
19-34 07/07/2008 2nd Semester - Work Experience - Classes as required
19-34 06/11/2008
35-36 Revision - reassessement

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts

Project Management, A competenced-based Approach, Stephen Hartley, Prentice Hall


Other Resources

Overview of Assessment

Number Assessment Issued Week Due Week Type of Assessment Assessment weighting % of final mark
1 Class Tasks (Semester 1) 40% 
2 Microprocessor Project Assignment/Report 60%
3 Work Experience must be completed for a grade to be applied

Assessment Tasks

Class Tasks make up 40% and the Micrprocessor Project accounts for 60%

The Work Experience component must be comlpeted to gain a grade in the course

Assessment Matrix

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