Course Title: Acquire system components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5194

Course Title: Acquire system components

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 10.0

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2009,
Term1 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Radhu Punchanathan

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1409

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit defines the competency required to identify system components and to follow procedures to purchase those components.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


This course is co-delivered & co-assessed with three other courses:
COSC5318C Evaluate vendor products
COSC5325C Determine maintenance strategy
COSC5328C Install and configure single segment LAN switch

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAI5087A Acquire system components


1. Confirm system components for acquisition

2. Agree on methods of components acquisition

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including assignment, practical demonstrations, online quizzes and a final exam. You will be asked to demonstrate your work to your teacher to ensure relevant competency standards are met. You will be provided feedback throughout the course.