Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term2 2014

Course Code: EEET6993C

Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

School: 130T Vocational Engineering

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6120 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vehs@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Andrew Kim
Phone: 9925 4925
Email: andrew.kim@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

UEENEEE101A

Course Description

This unit covers basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

Element:

1. Prepare for dismantling, assembling and fabrication work.

Element:

2. Dismantle and assemble utilities industry apparatus.

Element:

3. Fabricate utilities industry components.


Learning Outcomes


Refer to Elements


Details of Learning Activities

You will be involved in the following learning activities to meet requirements for the three clustered competencies (UEENEEE101A, UEENEEE102A, UEENEEE105A) and stage 1 competencies for Engineering Associates.
• Mechanical Drawing Interpretation used in the utilities Industry
• Workshop exercises
• Presentations & Tutorials
• Self-Directed Research Activity

Cluster Information:

This course is delivered in a cluster (Workshop Practice) in conjunction with UEENEEEE101A (OHTH 5729C) and UEENEEEE105A (EEET 6994C). You must enrol in all three courses delivered in this cluster. All the learning and assessment activities will include the components of all competencies UEENEEE101A, UEEDNEEE102A, UEENEEE105A.

Elements and Performance Criteria for UEENEEE101A (OHTH5729C)

1. Prepare to enter a work area
1.1 Work area access permits are obtained from appropriate personnel according to established procedures
1.2 Safe work methods for controlling risk obtained, read and understood prior to undertaking a work activity.
1.3. Preparations for electrical and non-electrical isolation are carried out to prevent creation of hazards from loss of machine/system/process control according to established procedures.
1.4 Tools and equipment needed for the work are checked for safety and correct functionality according to established procedures and regulatory requirements.
2. Apply safe working practices.
2.1 Safe work methods for controlling risk are followed accurately.
2.2 Workplace procedures for dealing with accidents, fires and emergencies are followed according to work procedures and scope of responsibility and competencies.
3. Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control
3.1 Hazards are identified and control measures implemented and monitored through active participation in the consultation process with employer and other employees.
3.2 Hazards in the work area are recognised and reported to appropriate personnel according to established procedures.
3.3 OHS records of incidents are completed in accordance with regulatory requirements and established procedures.
3.4 Workplace instructions and training are followed accurately within established procedures.

Elements and Performance Criteria for UEENEEE105A (EEET6994C)

1. Prepare to fix and secure equipment.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are identified, obtained and understood.
1.2 OHS risk control work preparation measures and procedures are followed.
1.3 The scope of work to be undertaken is obtained from documentation or from work supervisor.
1.4 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others.
1.5 Sources of materials that may be required for the work are identified and accessed in accordance with established procedures.
1.6 Fixing devices are selected for their suitable ability for the environment, the load they are to support and substratum’s into which they are to be installed.
1.7 Supporting accessories/equipment is selected for suitability for the environment and ability to support and protect from damage that which they are intended to support.
1.8 Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.
2. Install fixing and support devices.
2.1 Electrical isolation is arranged where work is within arm’s reach of exposed conductive parts, plant or machinery in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
2.2 Other OHS risk control measures relevant to the work site are followed.
2.3 Fixing devices are installed in accordance with manufacturer instructions.
2.4 Support accessories/equipment is install accurately and to comply with technical standards and job specifications.
2.5 Work is carried out efficiently without waste of materials or damage to apparatus, circuits, the surrounding environment or services and using sustainable energy principles.
3. Complete fixing and support work.
3.1 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
3.2 Work site is tidied and tools and equipment cleaned and securely stored.
3.3 Appropriate personnel are notified of the work completion.

Engineers Australia Mapping Information:
This course and other two clustered competencies are mapped against stage 1 competencies for Engineering Associates developed by Engineers Australia as detailed below:

EA1.1. Comprehensive, theory based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the engineering
EA1.2. Conceptual understanding of the, mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline.
EA1.3.In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline.
EA1.4. Discernment of knowledge development and research directions within the engineering discipline.
EA1.5. Knowledge of contextual factors impacting the engineering discipline.
EA1.6. Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of contemporary engineering practice in the specific discipline.
EA2.1. Application of established engineering methods to complex engineering problem solving.
EA2.2. Fluent application of engineering techniques, tools and resources.
EA2.3. Application of systematic engineering synthesis and design processes.
EA2.4. Application of systematic approaches to the conduct and management of engineering projects.
EA3.1. Ethical conduct and professional accountability.
EA3.2. Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains.
EA3.3. Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour.
EA3.4. Professional use and management of information.
EA3.5. Orderly management of self and professional conduct.
EA3.6. Effective team membership and team leadership.

Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies are mapped with cluster of competencies UEENEE101A, UEENEEE102A, and UEENEEE105A in the Assessment Matrix.
 


Teaching Schedule

The proposed teaching schedule for the three clustered competencies (UEENEEE102A, UEENEEE101A and UEENEEE105A) is detailed below:

WeekTopics deliveredElements / Performance Criteria
1Introduction to Workshop Practice
OHS Regulations and Standards
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.10, 2.11, 3.1, 3.2, 3.9, 3.10
E105A: 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2, 3.1, 3.2
2Finish OHS Regulations and Standards
OHS Legislative Requirements
Risk Management
OHS Communication
Incident Response
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.10, 2.11, 3.1, 3.2, 3.9, 3.10
E105A: 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2, 3.1, 3.2
3OHS Assignment Due

Hand & Power Tools

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
4Terminals TheoryE101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
5Connectors TheoryE101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
6Wire Loom

Hands-On Task 1 – RCA & BNC Connectors

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
7Written TestE101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
8Feedback
Soldering Theory
Soldering a PCB

Hands-On Task 2 – Soldering Wire Links

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
9Soldering

Hands-On Task 3 – Soldering Electronic Components

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
10Soldering

Hands-On Task 4 – Solder Cup Terminals

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
11Metal Preparation
Mechanical Drawings
Measuring & Marking Out Tools
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
12

Metal Preparation

Hands-On Task 5 – Measure & Mark Out Sheet

102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.4,2.9-2.11,3.1-3.3,3.6-3.10
105A: 1.1-1.5
101A: 1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 2.1, 3.1, 3.4
13Continue with:

Metal Preparation
Hands-On Task 5 – Measure & Mark Out Sheet

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
14Metal Fabrication
Cutting Sheet Metal
Drilling Sheet Metal
Punching Sheet Metal
Nibbling Sheet Metal
Smoothing Sheet Metal
Bending Sheet Metal
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
15Metal Fabrication

Hands-On Task 6 – Fabricate Sheet Metal to Make a Chassis
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
16Continue with:

Metal Fabrication
Hands-On Task 6 – Fabricate Sheet Metal to Make a Chassis

E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3
17Assembly, Disassembly, Fix &Secure
Fasteners
Fastening Tools
Fastening Techniques

Hands-On Task 7 – Final Metal Fabrication Assembly
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7
E105A: 1.1-1.8
18Assembly, Disassembly, Fix &Secure

Due Deadline for all Hands-On Tasks
E101A: 1.1-3.4
E102A: 1.1-1.7, 2.1-2.12, 3.1-3.11
E105A: 1.1-1.8, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.3


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References

Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004
Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007
Electrical Safety Act 1998
Electrical Safety (Installations) Regulations 2009
AS/NZS 3012 Electrical Installations - Construction and demolition sites
Worksafe publication: Electrical Installations on construction sites - 3rd Ed 2011
Construction and Property Services Industry Skills Council publication: Construction Industry OHS Pocket Book - April 2007
Australian Government NBN Learner Guide for ICTTEN2140A: Use hand and power tools
Internet
Industry magazines


Other Resources


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: Assessment 1

Weighting towards final grade (%): 25

Assessment 2: Assessment 2

Weighting towards final grade (%): 40

Assessment 3: Assessment 3

Weighting towards final grade (%): 35

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

 Assessment Mapping Matrix

Element/Performance CriteriaAssessment 1
Assessment 2
 Assessment 3
1.2XXX
1.3XXX
1.4 XXX
1.5 XX
1.6 XXX
1.7 XX
1.8 XXX
2.1 XX
2.2XXX
2.3 XXX
2.4 XXX
2.5 XX
2.6 XX
2.7 XX
2.8 XXX
2.9 XXX
2.10XXX
2.11 XXX
2.12 XXX
3.1XXX
3.2XXX
3.3 XX
3.4 XX
3.5 XX
3.6 XX
3.7 XXX
3.8 XXX
3.9XXX
3.10 XXX
3.11 XXX


Assessment Tasks

  • OHS Assignment, 20%
  • Practical Tasks, 60%
  • Written Test, 20%

This course is graded as Competent or Not Yet Competent and subsequently the following course grades are allocated:
80 - 100: CHD - Competent with High Distinction
70 - 79: CDI - Competent with Distinction
60 - 69: CC - Competent with Credit
50 - 59: CAG - Competency Achieved - Graded
0 - 49: NYC - Not Yet Competent
DNS - Did Not Submit for Assessment


Assessment Matrix

 

Assessment vs UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria

                                UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria
Assessments1.11.21.31.41.51.61.71.82.12.22.32.42.52.62.72.82.92.102.112.123.13.23.33.43.53.63.73.83.93.103.11
OHS AssignmentXXXX    X      XXX XX     X X X
Practical TasksXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Written Test   X           XXXX X         X

 
Assessment vs UEENEEE105A Elements & Performance Criteria

 UEENEEE105A Elements & Performance Criteria
Assessments1.11.21.31.41.51.61.71.82.12.22.32.42.53.13.23.3
OHS AssignmentXXX      X X X X
Practical TasksXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Written Test  XX     X   X X

 
Assessment vs UEENEEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria

 UEENEEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria
Assessments1.11.21.31.42.12.23.13.23.33.4
OHS AssignmentXXX XXXXXX
Practical TasksXXXXXXXXXX
Written TestX X XX   X


 Assessment vs Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies

Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies
AssessmentsEA1.1EA1.2EA1.3EA1.4EA1.5EA1.6EA2.1EA2.2EA2.3EA2.4EA3.1EA3.2EA3.3EA3.4EA3.5EA3.6
OHS AssignmentX    X   XXX X  
Practical Tasks XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Written TestXX  XX    XX XX 
All Assessments
UEENEEE102A
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All Assessments
UEENEEE101A
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All Assessments
UEENEEE105A
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0 (Blank)Graduate attribute is not assessed.
1Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third of the elements.
2Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third, of the elements.
3Graduate attribute is assessed in more than two-third of the elements.

Other Information

• Student directed hours involve completing activities such as reading online resources, assignments, individual student-teacher course-related consultation. Students are required to self-study the learning materials and complete the assigned out of class activities for the scheduled non-teaching hours. The estimated is 44 hours outside the class time.

Study and Learning Support:
Study and Learning Centre (SLC) provides free learning and academic development advice to you. Services offered by SLC to support your numeracy and literacy skills are:
- Assignment writing, thesis writing and study skills advice
- Maths and science developmental support and advice
- English language development
Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/studyandlearningcentre to find more information about Study and learning Support

Disability Liaison Unit:
If you are suffering from long-term medical condition or disability, you should contact Disability Liaison Unit to seek advice and support to complete your studies.
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Late Submission:
If you require an Extension of Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) for 7 calendar days or less (from the original due date) and have valid reasons, you must complete and lodge an Application for Extension of Submittable Work (7 Calendar Days or less) form and lodge it with the Senior Educator/ Program Manager.
The application must be lodged no later than one working day before the official due date. You will be notified within no more than 2 working days of the date of lodgement as to whether the extension has been granted.
If you seek an Extension of Submittable Work for more than 7 calendar days (from the original due date) must lodge an Application for Special Consideration form under the provisions of the Special Consideration Policy, preferably prior to, but no later than 2 working days after the official due date.
Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) submitted late without approval of an extension will not be accepted or marked.

Special Consideration:
Please refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/specialconsideration to find more information about special consideration
Plagiarism:
Plagiarism is a form of cheating and it is very serious academic offence that may lead to expulsion from the University.
Please Refer: www.rmit.edu.au/academicintegrity to find more information about plagiarism.

Email Communication:
All email communications will be sent to your RMIT email address and you must regularly check your RMIT emails.
 

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