Course Title: Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6121 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Title: Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term1 2016


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2017,
Term1 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term1 2020,
Term1 2021

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers developing requirement to be incorporated in to the design of electrotechnology projects. It encompasses determining the safety requirements to be met, establishing client expectations, ensuring cost effective solutions are pursued and documenting design requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE015B Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects


1 Prepare to develop design briefs.

2 Develop design briefs.

3 Obtain approval for design briefs.

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: Reflective Journal

Assessment 2: Assignment 1

Assessment 3: Assignment 2

Assessment 4: Assignment 3

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix 

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