Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

Swinburne University of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 079288D

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

The Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical provides students with the necessary skills and knowledge to evaluate, design, update and implement industrial automation systems to a technical and pre-degree level.

The Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical is designed to provide learners with the essential knowledge and associated skills to design, install, commission, fault find and maintain industrial control systems, robots and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems.

This course is delivered in a combination of face-to-face, workshops, tutorials, lectures, and online activities. It is comprised of 28 core units and 13 elective units.

Career opportunities

On successful completion of the course, the student will be expected to have the skills and knowledge to work as a technician, paraprofessional, technical officer, or manager in the areas of industrial automation, process control industries, automated manufacturing, mechatronics and general electrical systems.

Successful students may find employment in manufacturing, process industry, material handling, airports, and power generation.

Aims and objectives

To provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to evaluate, design, update and implement industrial automation systems to a technical and pre-degree level.

International students in Australia who hold student visas are required to study full-time and on campus. Courses that are taught entirely online are only available to international students studying outside Australia or those in Australia who are not on a student visa. Online courses are not available to international students in Australia who hold a student visa.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
19,760 Per Year 01 Mar 2021 2 years Full time Swinburne University of Technology
Hawthorn Campus
John Street
Melbourne Victoria 3122
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 12

English language requirements

Satisfactory completion of one of the following:

  • Swinburne's English for Academic Purposes (EAP 4 Upper Intermediate level) with overall 65%, all skills 60%
  • minimum IELTS overall band of 5.5 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 5.0
  • TOEFL iBT (internet-based) minimum score of 65 with no band less than 15
  • Pearson (PTE) minimum score of 42 (no communicative skills less than 36)
  • any other equivalent assessment of English language proficiency.

Address

Swinburne University of Technology
Hawthorn Campus
John Street
Melbourne Victoria 3122
Australia
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