Melbourne Victoria 3122
CRICOS course code: 078402D
Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate
The Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering provides students with a foundation in electronics. It emphasises digital technology, gate array technologies and the application of microprocessor-controlled circuitry, communications and analogue electronics. Students learn how to provide technical leadership in the workplace and to design, commission, test, evaluate and diagnose faults in advanced electronic systems and associated apparatus.
Students successfully completing the Advanced Diploma may gain employment in a technician position in procurement, data cabling, equipment installation and servicing, sales, manufacturing, quality control, system diagnostics, or prototype construction, in industries such as mining, telecommunications, transport, entertainment or medical electronics.
In addition, graduates of the Advanced Diploma program may work in a paraprofessional position in the debugging or design fields, as a servicing and maintenance engineer in electronic industries, as a technical officer/manager in public services and defence, as a technical consultant, or as a hardware and software field service engineer.
Aims and objectives
This course is suitable for people seeking to develop a career or undertake further studies in the computer and electronic industries. It focuses on creating a product and developing the skills of the students in the following areas:
Analysis, diagnosis, fault finding and repair of electronic equipment and systems
Primary planning, analysis and design, focused on complex electronic systems related to the hardware, control software and their inter-relationships
Identifying customer and client needs
Supervision and facilitation of the routine performance of these functions
Commissioning of advanced electronic systems and equipment
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 Self study / online (with attendance)||
Swinburne University of Technology
Melbourne Victoria 3122
Completion of Australian equivalent Year 12 studies.
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.