Course Title: Design signal-conditioning sub-systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6178 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Design signal-conditioning sub-systems

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Munir Muniruzzaman

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4415

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Course Description

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to design signal-conditioning sub-systems incorporating digital and analogue elements. You will develop understanding on how to: 

  • follow a design brief
  • apply knowledge of digital and analogue devices
  • interpret device specifications
  • construct prototypes
  • test developed system prototype operation; and 
  • document design and development work

This course is delivered and assessed with the following: 

  • UEECD0016 - Document and apply measures to control WHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEERE0013 - Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector; and
  • UEEEC0017 - Develop engineering solutions to analogue electronic problems

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEEEC0014 Design signal-conditioning sub-systems


3. Obtain design approval for signal-conditioning sub -system

1. Identify design signal-conditioning sub-system requirements

2. Design signal-conditioning sub-system

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