Course Title: Prepare drawings for reticulation systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6093 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Design

Course Title: Prepare drawings for reticulation systems

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,
Term1 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the competency to interpret and use relevant standards and codes to prepare drawings required in the construction of pipeline reticulation networks, in accordance with the accepted practices outlined in AS1100.401

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

EDC040B – Interpret and  process survey data
EDX060B – Prepare basic mechanical and civil engineering drawings to AS 1100
EDC020B – Apply knowledge of civil construction processes
MEM30001A Use computer aided drafting systems to produce engineering drawings

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

EDX170B Prepare drawings for reticulatation systems


1. Sketch the composition of a pipeline reticulation system

2. Interpret and plot survey data from field and level books to prepare site and contour plans, where appropriate, of the area serviced by the pipelines.

3. Show the layout of pipelines in a plan.

4. Prepare longitudinal sections of pipelines where appropriate.

5. Use correct terminology, symbols, linework and lettering.

6. Draw pipeline details.

7. Prepare a pipe schedule where appropriate.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to curriculum document in the learning hub

Overview of Assessment

Assessment are conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set out in the National Training Package. Students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together knowledge and skills. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment tasks detailed under the Assessment Task Section.

Your assessment for this course will be marked using the following table:

NYC (<50%) Not Yet Competent

CAG (50-59%) Competent - Pass

CC (60-69%) Competent - Credit

CDI (70-79%) Competent - Distinction

CHD (80-100%) Competent - High Distinction