Course Title: Develop structured programs to control external devices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6083 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Develop structured programs to control external devices

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term2 2010

Course Contact: William Lau

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4703

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Course Description

This unit covers applications of Programming concepts and fundamentals to develop the use of software and its terminology, and programming languages used by industry for structured control programming.

It encompasses working safely with problem solving procedures to predictable problems in the use of softwares and programming for controlling external devices

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEED027B Develop structured programs to control external devices


1. Recognise programming and control programming concepts
2. Use control applications of software
3. Apply industrially used program language
4. Develop and troubleshoot structured programs

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

This is a progressive assessment, the students are required to undertake summative assessments including:
• Practical and written assignments
• Project and written report
• Written exam