Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term1 2017
Course Code: EEET6993C
Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
School: 174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6122 - Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering
Course Contact: Program Manager
Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468
Course Contact Email: email@example.com
Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff
Phone: +61 3 9925 4716
Luigi La forgia
Phone: +61 3 9925 4864
Eddie Vanda (Program Manager)
Phone: +61 3 9925 4456
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
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
1. Prepare for dismantling, assembling and fabrication work.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are obtained and understood through established routines and procedures.
2. Dismantle and assemble utilities industry apparatus.
2.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
3. Fabricate utilities industry components.
3.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
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 and UEENEEA101A) and stage 1 competencies for Engineering Associates.
• Workshop exercises
• Presentations & Tutorials
This course is delivered in a cluster (Workshop Practice) in conjunction with UEENEEEE101A (OHTH5729C) and UEENEEEA101A (EEET7045C). 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, UEENEEA101A.
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 UEENEEA101A (EEET7045C)
1 Prepare to assemble electronic components.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are identified, obtained and understood
1.2 Established OHS risk control measures for work preparation are followed
1.3 Work instructions are obtained and understood
1.4 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is co-ordinated effectively with others
1.5 Materials required for work are obtained in accordance with established routines and procedures
1.6 Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety
2 Assemble electronic components.
2.1 Established OHS risk control work measures are followed
2.2 Circuits are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures
2.3 Interconnections are made to comply with industry/ enterprise standards.
2.4 Work is completed in acceptable timeframe given environment and workplace conditions
3 Check quality of assembled components.
3.1 Established OHS risk control measures for work completion are followed
3.2 Quality of assembled component is checked against enterprise/industry standards
3.3 Prescribed solutions are used where corrective actions to assembled components are necessary
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:
EA 1. Knowledge and Skill Base
EA1.1. Descriptive, formula-based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the practice area.
EA 1.2. Procedural-level understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the practice area.
EA 1.3. In depth practical knowledge and skills within specialist sub-disciplines of the practice area.
EA 1.4. Discernment of engineering developments within the practice area.
EA 1.5. Knowledge of contextual factors impacting the practice area.
EA 1.6. Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of contemporary engineering practice in the area of practice.
EA 2. Engineering Application Ability
EA 2.1. Application of established technical and practical methods to the solution of well-defined engineering problems.
EA 2.2. Application of technical and practical techniques, tools and resources to well defined engineering problems.
EA 2.3. Application of systematic synthesis and design processes to well defined engineering problems.
EA 2.4. Application of systematic project management processes.
EA 3. Professional and Personal Attributes
EA 3.1. Ethical conduct and professional accountability.
EA 3.2. Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains.
EA 3.3. Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour.
EA 3.4. Professional use and management of information.
EA 3.5. Orderly management of self, and professional conduct.
EA 3.6. 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.
The proposed teaching schedule for the three clustered competencies (UEENEEE102A, UEENEEE101A and UEENEEE105A) is detailed below:
|Week||Topics delivered||Elements / Performance Criteria|
Introduction to Workshop Practice
|2||Work environment; Manual handling; Chemicals; and Working at heights||
Continue OHS and/or through Cable Terminations including a risk assessment and Safe Work Statement (SWS): Confined spaces; Physical and psychological hazards; Working safely with electricity; Life support-CPR; Dealing with accidents and emergencies
(risk Assessment/ SWS); (Cable Terminations); (Hand and Power Tools Qs/Research on how to sharpen a Drill)
Continue Assessment 2 tasks. See week 3 and Sheet metal work; Mechanical measurement and marking out; Low tolerance measurement; Workshop planning and materials
Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Selecting Hand and power tools and their applications; Dismantling and assembling equipment; Holding and cutting; Drills and drilling and sharpening
Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Cutting, shaping, joining metallic and non-metallic materials
|7||Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Use of hand, fixed and portable hand tools. |
Continue with Assessment 2 and task. See weeks 3-7
Complete assessment 2 and/or start assessment 3 which is a Research assignment on “devices for securing and mounting” and “Selecting fixings for loads” and “Safe use of ladders and elevated platforms”. And through it Safe lifting, Fixing and support device techniques
|10||Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3||E101A: 1.1-3.4
Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3
Assignment 1 Due
Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3 and through them Devices for securing and mounting hollow walls; Safe use of ladders and elevated platforms; Devices for securing and mounting solid walls, brick and concrete; Selecting fixing for loads of 5kg, 20kg and 50 kg
Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3
Complete with assessment 2 and through it Devices for securing and mounting to metal fixing and adhesives and tapes, and/or which is Cable termination tasks
Continue with assessment 3
Complete assessment 3
Assessment 2 & 3 are Due
|17-18||Assessment, Correction and Catch-Up period|
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 time is a minimum of 61 hours outside the class time.
Students will be able to access information and learning materials through myRMIT and may be provided with additional materials in class. List of relevant reference books, resources in the library and accessible Internet sites will be provided where possible. During the course, you will be directed to websites to enhance your knowledge and understanding of difficult concepts.
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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 Criteria||Assessment 1||Assessment 2||Assessment 3|
Assessment 1: 25%; weeks 1-12
Assessment 2: 40%; weeks 1-16
Assessment 3: 35%; weeks 1-16
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 vs UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs UEENEEA101A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEEA101A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs UEENEEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies
|Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies|
|0 (Blank)||Graduate attribute is not assessed|
|1||Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third of the elements|
|2||Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third, of the elements|
|3||Graduate attribute is assessed in more than two-third of the elements|
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• Satisfies the learning/competency outcomes of the course
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