Course Title: Electrical Electronic Industry Practices

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2009

Course Code: EEET5834L

Course Title: Electrical Electronic Industry Practices

School: 130T Engineering (TAFE)

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6042 - Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Contact : Sukhvir Singh Judge

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254470

Course Contact Email:sukhvir.judge@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 80

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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

No pre-requite for this course

Course Description

This course :

  • provides the learners an up to date knowledge of the way in which the electrical and electronic industry bodies perform a vast range of duties such as customer service calls, installations, preventative maintenance schedules and workshop repairs.
  • enables learners to participate in the day to day activities for their chosen career path.
  • sets up a communications bridge so that learners and the industry representatives have an opportunity to evaluate each other in terms of possible employment.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES008A Provide technical leadership in the workplace

Element:

Demonstrate standards of performance

Performance Criteria:

Work demonstrated follows OH&S policies and procedures with the work is appropriately sequenced in accordance with requirements


Work demonstrated is coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site


Work demonstrated meets requirements


Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Maintain personal competence

Performance Criteria:

Personal competence is assessed against requirements to determine personal training needs


Feedback on competence is used to develop personal training needs in accordance with established procedures


Participation in technical programs to enhance competence are undertaken in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Organise personal work priorities

Performance Criteria:

Work priorities are organised in accordance with established procedures


Work is managed effectively to accomplish requirements


Technology is used to improve efficiency in the management of information in accordance with established procedures


Personal training within the workplace is managed in accordance with established procedures

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES304AA Undertake commissioning of advanced systems & apparatus (Computer systems)

Element:

Inspect and notify completion of work

Performance Criteria:

Final inspections and performance checks are undertaken to ensure that the commissioning procedures of advanced system and associated apparatus conforms to requirements


Commissioning results and work completion are notified in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Plan and prepare to undertake commissioning procedures

Performance Criteria:

Commissioning procedures are planned and prepared to ensure OH&S policies and procedures are followed, the work is appropriately sequenced in accordance with requirements


Appropriate personnel are consulted to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site


Systems' commissioning procedures are checked against requirements


Materials necessary to complete the work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked against requirements


Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the commissioning work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked for correct operation and safety


Preparatory work is checked to ensure no unnecessary damage has occurred and complies with requirements

Element:

Undertake commissioning procedures of, advance systems and associated apparatus

Performance Criteria:

OH&S policies and procedures are followed


Systems are checked as being isolated where necessary using specified testing procedures


Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance with established procedures


Systems' commissioning procedures are performed in accordance with requirements, without damage or distortion to the surrounding environment or services


Contingency measures are managed and implemented in accordance with established procedures to ensure the system operates as intended or designed


On-going checks of the quality of the work are undertaken in accordance with established procedures

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES406AA Develop complex testing & evaluation procedures (Computer systems)

Element:

Completion of work

Performance Criteria:

Final testing and evaluation procedures are undertaken in accordance with established procedures


Complex testing and evaluation procedures completion is notified in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Develop complex testing and evaluation procedures

Performance Criteria:

OH&S policies and procedures are followed are detailed


Normal function of advanced systems and associated apparatus is ascertained and detailed in accordance with requirements


Systems and associated apparatus isolation and specified testing procedures are detailed where necessary


Systems and associated apparatus complex testing is detailed in accordance with requirements


Response to unplanned events or conditions in accordance with established procedures are detailed


Approval to implement contingencies in accordance with established procedures from appropriate personnel are detailed


On-going checks of the quality of the work in accordance with established procedures are detailed


Final complex testing and evaluation procedures of systems and associated apparatus conforming to requirements are detailed


Notification of work completion in accordance with established procedures is detailed

Element:

Plan and prepare for the development of complex testing and evaluation procedures

Performance Criteria:

Identified OH&S policies and procedures to be followed are planned and prepared, and the work sequence in accordance with requirements


Appropriate personnel are consulted to ensure the programs for maintenance are coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site


Programs to be developed for complex testing and evaluation are checked against job requirements


Materials necessary to complete the work areidentified and detailed in accordance with established procedures and checked against job requirements


Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are identified and detailed in accordance with established procedures


Preparatory work is identified to ensure compliance with requirements

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES504AA Diagnose & rectify faults in advanced systems & apparatus (Computer systems)

Element:

Diagnose faults in advanced systems and associated apparatus

Performance Criteria:

OH&S policies and procedures are followed


Reported fault(s) are confirmed and the normal function of systems and associated apparatus is ascertained in accordance with requirements


Systems are checked as being isolated where necessary using specified testing procedures


Systems and associated apparatus faults are diagnosed in accordance with requirements, without damage or distortion to the surrounding environment or services


Contingency measures are managed and implemented in accordance with established procedures to ensure the system operates as intended or designed


Where applicable, appropriate personnel and resources are determined and coordinated to effect rectification of fault(s)


Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance with established procedures


On-going checks of the quality of work are undertaken in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Plan and prepare for diagnosis of faults in advanced systems and associated apparatus

Performance Criteria:

Diagnosis of faults is planned and prepared to ensure OH&S policies and procedures are followed and the work is appropriately sequenced in accordance with requirements


Appropriate personnel are consulted to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site


Systems and apparatus faults are checked against job requirements


Materials necessary to complete the work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked against job requirements


Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are obtained in accordance with established procedures and checked for correct operation and safety


Element:

Provide status report(s)

Performance Criteria:

Arrangements are made for maintenance and/or repair(s), where necessary, with relevant authorised personnel in accordance with requirements


Status report(s) are completed and notified in accordance with established procedures

Element:

Rectify faults in advanced systems and associated apparatus

Performance Criteria:

OH&S policies and procedures are followed.


Systems and associated apparatus are isolated, where necessary, in accordance with established procedures


Adjustments are made in accordance with established procedures where necessary, to return systems and associated apparatus to normal operating parameters


Faulty component(s) are rectified or replaced, without damage or distortion to the surrounding environment or services


Unplanned events or conditions are responded to in accordance with established procedures


Approval is obtained in accordance with established procedures from appropriate personnel before any contingencies are implemented


On-going checks of the quality of work are undertaken in accordance with established procedures


Systems and associated apparatus are tested to ensure safety of the installation


Systems and associated apparatus are returnedto service in accordance with established procedures

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES702AA Design electrical/electronic apparatus & systems (Computer systems)

Element:

Check and finalise design

Performance Criteria:

Design is checked under established procedures for compliance with all relevant requirements


Design is submitted for appropriate organisational approval and, where applicable, statutory or regulatory approval


Approved copies of design documents are issued and copies retained in records in accordance with established procedures and requirements

Element:

Design system and installation

Performance Criteria:

Alternative designs are considered and discussed with appropriate personnel


Circuit/system modelling is used in common stages applicable, to evaluate design proposals


Safety, functionality and economic considerations are incorporated in the system design


Design complies with all requirements and includes specifications and documentation for installation of apparatus/equipment, accessories and wiring systems


Instructions for the use and operation of apparatus/system are documented where applicable

Element:

Establish design brief

Performance Criteria:

OH&S requirements and environmental issues that may influence the design are determined


Design concept and details are discussed with appropriate personnel in order to establish a detailed design brief


Design parameters are established from organisational policies and specifications for electrical systems and other requirements that may influence the design


Learning Outcomes



Details of Learning Activities

Learning activities will include:

Lectures,

Resume writing

Job Application wring

Job Search techniques

Job Placement

Report writing


Teaching Schedule

 

DateTopics
Week 1
09.02.09
Introduction, Course Outline, Assessment Criteria
Student/employer responsibilities
Resume and application letter
Workplace OHS and the student
Week 2
16.02.09
Writing a resume and application letter.
Issue application and resume assignment.
Week 3
23.02.09
Workplace job searches.
Week 4
02.03.09
Application and resume assignment due.
Week 5-30
09.03 09 to 28.09.09

Workplace job searches.
On receipt of a position, apply for workplace documentation. Complete and return to co-ordinator.
Issue Workplacement Assignment
Receive workplace booklet and fill out until workplacement completed. Return booklet immediately after completion.

Note:
Workplacement hours done prior to agreement signatures by all parties Student/Employer and RMIT will not be recognised.

No new placements after week 30
Student/workplace consultations

Co-ordinator/Employer visits.

Week 31
09/10/09
Workplacement Review
Week 35-36
02.11.09 to 09.11.09
Assessment

 










Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources


Overview of Assessment

The overall assessment of the subject is made up as follows:
100% Workplace Assignment/project
The student has to present a completed record in the form of a booklet for Industrial Placement endorsed by the supervisor of the workplace.


Assessment Tasks

To complete this course successfully, the learner will have to secure an industrial plcement and get the report from the industry with the description of the work performed and the level of performance. The performance level during the work placement should be satisfactory to obatain a pass in this course.

The learner must perform as below to pass this course: 

The learner has shown initiative in contacting employers and organising work-placements.
The learner will elegantly apply appropriate facts, rules and standard solutions to achieve an unfamiliar task or problem with confidence.
The learner will be able to apply facts, rules and standard solutions to achieve a predictable task or solve a problem.


Assessment Matrix

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