Course Title: Produce an engineering design for a reinforced concrete structure

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6162 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering Design)

Course Title: Produce an engineering design for a reinforced concrete structure

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

CIVE7793

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face

Term1 2019

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925

Course Contact Email: vehs@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the knowledge and skills required to produce a design for a flexural reinforced concrete structure consistent with requirements of a project brief. The unit includes the design principles of flexural reinforced concrete members such as suspended slabs, beams, columns and footings as well as using appropriate design aids.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU22550 Produce an engineering design for a reinforced concrete structure

Elements:

1. Identify reinforced concrete 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

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: Lab/Site Visit

Assessment 2: Project 

Assessment 3: Final Test

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Element/Performance Criteria Covered

  Lab/Site Visit

Project 

 Final Test

1.1

 X

 X

 

1.2

 X

 X

 

1.3

 X

 X

 

1.4

 

 X

 X

1.5

 X

 X

 

1.6

 X

 X

 

2.1

 

 X

 

2.2

 X

 X

 

2.3

 X

 X

 X

3.1

 X

 X

 

3.2

 

 X

 X

3.3

 X

 X

 X

3.4

 X

 X

 X

3.5

 X

 X

 

3.6

 X

 X

 X

4.1

 X

 X

 

4.2

 X

 X

 

4.3

 X

 X