Course Title: Use hand tools
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term2 2013
Course Code: MIET5872C
Course Title: Use hand tools
School: 130T Vocational Engineering
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6114 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering
Course Contact: Program Manager
Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254468
Course Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff
Kah Kheong Soo
Contact no. 99254019
Available by appointment on Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Nominal Hours: 20
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit covers using a range of hand tools for a variety of general engineering applications.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
MEM18001C Use hand tools
1. Use hand tools
1.1. Hand tools are selected appropriate to the task requirements.
1.2. Hand tools are used to produce desired outcomes to job specifications which may include finish, tension, size or shape.
1.3. All safety requirements are adhered to before, during and after use.
1.4. Unsafe or faulty tools are identified and marked for repair according to designated procedures before, during and after use.
1.5. Routine maintenance of tools, including hand sharpening is undertaken according to standard operational procedures, principles and techniques.
1.6. Hand tools are stored safwly in appropriate location according to standard operational procedures and manufacturers' recommendations.
Details of Learning Activities
Class exercises, demonstrations and workshop hands on practical
Secession 1. Introduction. (Class Quiz)
Secession 2. Types of Hand tools and aplication.
Secession 3. Apply usage of hand tools to practical project. (Review workbook)
Secession 4. Apply usage of hand tools to practical project. (Review workbook)
Secession 5. Complete practical project. Review types of tools used. (Submit workbook)
1. Fitting and Machining by R. Cullen 2. Machine shop practice Vol. 1 by E. Maskiell
Overview of Assessment
A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to use hand tools for a range of general engineering applications.
The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set in the National Training Package.
Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards.
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Feedback will be provided throughout the course.To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment task
detailed under Assessment Tasks section of Course Guide Part B.
Workbook - 30%
Practical project - 70%
Workbook - 1.1, 1.2, 1.3. 1.4, 1.5 and 1.6
Practical project - 1.1, 1.2, 1.3. 1.4, 1.5 and 1.6
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