Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Deepening
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 3 Years
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
- Starting Date
- February 2012
Phone: (03) 5127 0220
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
Course OverviewLike solving problems? Good with maths? Then a career in engineering may be for you!
Engineers use scientific knowledge and technology to solve problems and create practical solutions in all aspects of everyday life. As well as being a pathway into further study such as a degree, this qualification will open up opportunities in the mechanical, drafting and engineering industries.
This course will develop your abilities in the mechanical and manufacturing sectors of the engineering industry and prepare you for work in drafting companies and engineering workshops. You'll train under expert staff to develop skills that are readily applicable to the workplace.
As well as the core units, you choose a specialist stream such as applied mechanics or fluid power so you can tailor the course to your own interests or career goals.
You may also enrol in individual units.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Drafting person
- Engineering Technician
- Successful completion of Year 12 or mature age.
- Attendance at an interview.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment is competency based and includes practical demonstrations, projects and examinations.
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?Yes.
||Use advanced 2D & 3D computer aided drafting techniques
|VBP266||Apply fluid mechanic principles in mechanical engineering
|VBP269||Apply hydraulic principles in engineering
|VBP270||Apply pneumatic principles in engineering
|VBP279||Implement site investigation procedures
|VBP280||Apply construction principles to civil engineering works
|VBP281||Apply principles of materials to civil engineering applications
|VBP283||Apply principles of mjechanics to engineering structures
|VBP284||Apply surveying for civil engineering projects
|VBP285||Perform measurements and layout tasks on construction sites
|VBP299||Apply surveying computations to engineering problems
||Apply advanced dynamics to engineering problems