Course Title: Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6178 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


520T Future Technologies

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2022

Course Contact: Munir Muniruzzaman

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4415

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits. This will include understanding how to:

  • prepare to troubleshoot basic amplifiers
  • solving basic amplifier circuit problems
  • complete work and report on problem-solving

This course is delivered and assessed with the following: 

  • UEEEC0066 - Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatus; and
  • UEECD0012 - Contribute to risk management in electrotechnology systems

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisite unit: UEEEC0060 - Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEEEC0067 Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits


1. Prepare to troubleshoot basic amplifiers

2. Solve basic amplifier circuit problems

3. Complete work and report on problem -solving activities

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements. 

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, oral/written presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on CANVAS