C2219 - Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational)

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Plan: C2219 - Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational)
Campus: Bundoora Campus

Overview

Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational)
Qualification national code: 22261VIC
Nominal hours: 458
Career: TAFE
Duration: 10 weeks full-time
Location: City and Bundoora Campus
Owning school: Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences (174T)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-education/academic-schools/vocational-engineering-health-and-sciences/
CRICOS code:

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Purpose of the Program

The Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-Vocational) is a pre-apprenticeship which is structured to assist people to gain an edge when completing for employment as an apprentice or trainee in the electrical, refrigeration, instrumentation and electronics fields.

The program is a mix of theory and practical application of basic skills and knowledge required in the electrotechnology industry. Assessment methods include exams, assignments, projects and practicals.

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Articulation and pathways

Students who successfully complete the program will receive advanced standing for three-quarters of the first year of the Certificate III in Electrical or Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration apprenticeship. For further information visit http://www.rmit.edu.au/voceng

You may be eligible for credit into other RMIT University programs for successfully completing this program upon application to other RMIT University programs. Please check with admissions officer of your program of choice.

 

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Entrance requirements

The program requires a minimum Year 11 or equivalent in English and mathematical methods. Applicants are required to sit an entrance assessment to establish their English and mathematical skill levels based on Australian secondary school norms. This assessment will be conducted as part of the selection process. Special considerations can be applied for the entrance exam.

Further information regarding the entrance assessment will be forwarded on receipt of your application.

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External accreditation and industry links

This qualification is recognised by the Electrical Trades Union (ETU) and the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA).

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

Library resources and services

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Computers for study are available at every Library site, where you can access the Internet, myRMIT (www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit) or Library e-resources. If you have a laptop you can access the RMIT University wireless network in the Library.

Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments or you can work through web-based tutorials or use our online Ask a Librarian service.

The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it. All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as, e-books, e-journals and newspapers.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.au/library.

 


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