Course Title: Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6120 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

Course Title: Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

EEET7124C

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

EEET7124C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers trouble-shooting and repairing faults in electrical apparatus and interconnecting circuits and equipment operating at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely, reading circuit diagrams, sketching diagrams from traced wiring, logically applying fault finding procedures, conducting repairs and completing the necessary service documentation.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Competency in this unit shall be granted only after competency in the following unit(s) has/have been confirmed.
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, dismantle, assemble of utilities components
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. Circuits
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

Elements:

1. Prepare to trouble-shoot and rectify faults.

2. Trouble-shoot and repair faults.

3. Completion and report trouble-shoot and repair activities.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

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. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. 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:

Assessment 1: Blackboard Test
Weighting towards final grade (%):20

Assessment 2: Project
Weighting towards final grade (%): 20

Assessment 3: Practical Test
Weighting towards final grade (%): 20

Assessment 4: Final Test
Weighting towards final grade (%): 40

these tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

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