Course Title: Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2011

Course Code: EEET6747C

Course Title: Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

School: 130T Vocational Engineering

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6083 - Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Contact: William Lau

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4703

Course Contact Email: william.lau@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Chris Krolikowski

Phone: +613 9925 4438

Eddie Vanda

Phone: +613 9925 4716

Ganesh Naik Phone: +613 9925 4252

 Zoran Savic

Phone: +613 9925 2000

email: zoran.savic@rmit.edu.au

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

None

Course Description

This course covers basic fitting & fabrication techniques as they apply in various Electro technology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of Hand tools, fixed and portable tools, cutting, shaping, joining and fixing using metallic materials, dismantling & assembling equipment, basic mechanical measurement, marking out, and reading diagrams. Working safely is emphasized.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE002B Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

Element:

1. Prepare for dismantling, assembling and fabrication work.
2. Dismantle and assemble electrotechnology apparatus
3. Fabricate electrotechnology components.
4. Complete work and report.

Performance Criteria:

1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are obtained and understood through established routines and procedures.
1.2 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures in preparation for the work are followed.
1.3 Safety hazard not previously identified are reported,and advice on risk control measures is sought from the work supervisor.
1.4 The nature of the work is obtained from documentation and from work supervisor to establish the scope of work to be undertaken.
1.5 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others.
1.6 Materials required for the work are obtained in accordance with established routines and procedures.
1.7 Tools, equipment and measuring devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.
1.8 Cutting tools such as drills and chisels are sharpened to suit the material on which they are to be used.

2.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
2.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
2.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in dismantling and assembling apparatus.
2.4 Manufacturer apparatus dismantling and assembling guides are used where applicable.
2.5 Components are marked or tagged during the dismantling to help ensure correct and efficient reassembly.
2.6 Dismantled components and parts are stored to protect them against loss or damage.
2.7 Apparatus is dismantled and assembled efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to apparatus and the surrounding environment or services.
2.8 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
2.9 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.

3.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
3.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
3.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in fabricating components.
3.4 Drawings and instruction for the fabrication of components are followed.
3.5 Component dimensions are determined directly or by calculation from information given in job drawings and instructions.
3.6 Components are fabricated efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to the surrounding environment or services.
3.7 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
3.8 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.

4.1 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
4.2 Work site is cleaned and made safe in accordance with established procedures.
4.3 Work supervisor is notified of the completion of the work in accordance with established procedures.


Learning Outcomes



Details of Learning Activities

1. Mechanical Drawing Interpretation used in the electrotechnology Industry
2. Lab exercise in planning process activities
3. Workshop exercise in measuring and marking out, low tolerance measurement, holding and cutting metallic and non-metallic material, various type of drilling used in the electrotechnology industry,
4. Workshop practices involving the used of hand tools and portable electric power tools, apply various joining techniques and sheet metal work.
5. Workshop practices in dismantling and using appropriate assembly techniques and describe the procedures for ensuring the safe treatment of dismantled components.


Teaching Schedule


Week NumberTopic Delivered Assessment Task
1Introduction to Workshop Practice  
2OH&S,  First Aid and Emergency procedure 
3Mechanical drawing Measuring , Workshop practice Low tolerance measurement
Sheet metal work exercise
 
4General Hand Tools. Portable power tools
Sheet metal work exercise
 
5Joining techniques
Sheet metal work exercise
 
6Workshop practice Holding & Cutting, Drill & Drilling
Sheet metal work exercise  
 
7Mechanical assembly Task 2: Hand & Power tools application 20%
8Soldering lecture and associated test
First aid, OH&S assessment due
Task 1: First aid, and OH&S 20%
9Board soldering practice 1 
10Board soldering practice 2  
11Board finish 
12Cable termination (BNC)Task 2: hand tools & Power tools application 20%
13Cable termination (RJ45) 
14 Looming techniques 
15Fixing Devices 
16Dismantling and assembly practice Task 3: Assembling and disassembling skills 60%. Derived from previous 8 weeks of practical work
17assembling and disassembling assessment  
18Course review and feedback  



These dates are guide only and may change without notice

This competency is taught in conjunction with "UEENEEE005B: Fix and Secure Equipment - EEET 6748C". Therefore teaching schedule and assessment includes both competencies. The name of the cluster is Workshop Practice.


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources

Internet

Industry magazines


Overview of Assessment

Practical works demonstration


Assessment Tasks

Assessment task 1(Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 20%
Practical assignment to demonstrate an understanding of Occupational Health and Safety to an extent indicated by the following aspects:
• basic legal requirements covering occupational health and safety in the workplace
• the requirements for personal safety in the workplace
• emergency procedures for the rescue of an electric shock victim equipment
• emergency first aid for an electric shock victim

Assessment task 2 (Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 20%
Practical workshop practice to demonstrate working safely with electrical tools or equipment

Assessment task 3 (Practical demonstration in simulated workplace): 60%
Practical workshop practice to demonstrate assembling and dismantling electrotechnology apparatus


Assessment Matrix

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