Course Title: Troubleshoot basic amplifiers

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6083 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Troubleshoot basic amplifiers

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term1 2009,
Term2 2009,
Term1 2010,
Term2 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term2 2011,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers determining correct operation of basic amplifier circuits. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in basic amplifier circuits.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEH002B Carry out basic repairs to electronic
apparatus by replacement of components AND
UEENEEH014B Solve problems in frequency dependent
Circuits OR
UEENEEG002B Solve problems in single and three phase low
voltage circuits

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEH039B Troubleshoot basic amplifiers


1 Prepare to troubleshoot basic amplifiers
2. Solve basic amplifier circuit problems.
3. Complete work and document problem solving activities.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

This is a progressive assessment, the students are required to undertake summative assessments as follows:
A. Practical laboratory exercises
B. Written reports for the project.
C. Written exam