Course Title: Electrical Design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6050 Advanced Diploma of Electrical Engineering

Course Title: Electrical Design

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term1 2009,
Term2 2009

Course Contact: Marko Dumovic

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254342

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Course Description

This learning unit introduces the principle of electrical design process.
Students will develop practical skills in design; testing and problem solving related to electronic communication circuits in practical activities and work simulation projects.

This course covers the theory and application for the following concepts:
• The fundamental principles of electrical design.
• Design requirements in an electrical installation.
• The principles of producing adequate illumination for various tasks.
• Applications of AS3000 and AS3008.1

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Cuircuit Theory

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES702BA Design electrical/electronic apparatus & systems (Electrical)


o 702.1 Establish design (basic) brief
o 702.2 Design system (basic) and installation
o 702.3 Check and finalise design

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

• Written assessment.

•Three  Class Assignments

• Class participation and performance

• A Pass in practical performance in laboratory exercises