Course Title: Produce an engineering drainage design of pipes and culverts

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6132 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology

Course Title: Produce an engineering drainage design of pipes and culverts

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUIL6243

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2016

BUIL6243

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to apply principles of design for a minor culvert for a rural road using appropriate drainage standards. This includes the application of basic practices, concepts and terminology in engineering hydrology to estimate flood flow magnitude.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21131 Produce an engineering drainage design of pipes and culverts

Elements:

1. Identify drainage system to be designed

2. Plan design approach

3. Complete the design

4. Compile, document and present results


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessments are conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set out in the National Training Package. Students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together knowledge and skills. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment tasks:

 

Assessment 1: Minor Project 1

Weighting towards final grade (%):30

Assessment 2: Minor Project 2

Weighting towards final grade (%):20

Assessment 3: Test

Weighting towards final grade (%):50

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix

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