Course Title: Troubleshoot amplifiers

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6108 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Troubleshoot amplifiers

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term1 2012,
Term2 2012,
Term1 2013

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers determining correct operation of amplifiers. 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 amplifier circuits.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEH013B Troubleshoot amplifiers


1. Prepare to troubleshoot basic amplifiers.

2. Troubleshoot amplifiers.

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 laboratories
B. Written reports for the laboratories
C. Written assessment