Course Title: Produce an engineering design for a steel structure

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6132 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology

Course Title: Produce an engineering design for a steel structure

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.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

MIET7538

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

MIET7538

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 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 complete an engineering project brief, including the analysis and design of simple steel structures from first principles, using appropriate design aids.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21135 Produce an engineering design for a steel structure

Elements:

1. Identify steel structure 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: Test

Weighting towards final grade (%): 25

 

Assessment 2: Project  

Weighting towards final grade (%): 25

 

Assessment 2: Final Test

Weighting towards final grade (%): 50

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix

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