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    • Course code
    • Location
    • Length
      Part Time

      5 years

      Full Time

      2 years

    • Commencing
      Full-time: February; self-paced: monthly throughout the year
    • How to Apply
      Direct to Chisholm by selecting the "Apply now" button on the course page at chisholm. edu.au

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    Advanced Diploma Of Electronics And Communications Engineering

    When you complete the Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering, you’ll be ready to work in the electronics industry, specialising in design, manufacturing, testing, servicing or technical sales.

    Study now and pay later with VET FEE-HELP, which is available for this course to eligible students. Find out if you could be eligible for VET FEE-HELP.

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    • Read more about this course

      During the course, you’ll learn about interpreting client briefs; planning, analysis and design; project management; analysis, diagnosis and modification of systems and equipment; installation, testing and commissioning of systems and equipment; effective management techniques; and workplace safety. Experienced teachers, who are experts in the field, will guide you through the program, which involves a combination of theory and practice. This nationally recognised qualification may lead to employment in roles such as technical officer or engineering assistant in government, semi-government or private organisations. The course can be completed part time over five years or full time over two years.

      Chisholm TAFE is the largest provider of tertiary and vocational education in Melbourne's south east. With state-of-the-art facilities, professional training and support, you'll enjoy studying at Chisholm. So why wait? Enquire now.

    • Possible job outcomes

        Technical Officer

        electronics assistant

    • Sample units of study

      UEENEEH102A - Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components

      UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report

      UEENEEH146A - Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems

      UEENEEE129A - Solve electrotechnical engineering problems

      UEENEED152A - Design embedded controller control systems

      UEENEEH148A - Design and develop advanced digital systems

      UEENEEE015B - Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects

      UEENEEH141A - Manage computer systems/electronics projects

    • Costs

      Maximum course tuition fee* (GST exempt):

      Government subsidised concession: $0.00 There is no Government subsidised concession available for this course.
      Government subsidised: $12744.00
      Full fee: $33660.00

      Materials fee: $400.00  per year  (GST Inclusive)

      Student services and amenities fee**: $175.00  per year.  (GST Inclusive)

      Ancillary fee: $25.00

      *The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
      ** Concession rate $75, but only if concession rates are applicable for this course.
      Check here to see if you are eligible for government-subsidised training. Training to eligible students is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding.

    RPL and credit transfer

    You could be granted full or part qualification based on your existing skills, knowledge and experience. Find out if you're a candidate for RPL...

    Career Path

    • This Course

      Advanced Diploma Of Electronics And Communications Engineering

    • Further Study

      Contact an enrolment officer

    • Careers

      Electronics and Telecoms ›

    Applying and Enrolling

    To enrol at Chisholm, you need to apply, and then be accepted. Procedures to apply for courses vary. A TAFE application may go through VTAC, for example. In other cases the application may be direct to Chisholm or through your employer or school. View the specific course page to find out how to apply.

    With a successful Chisholm application, in some cases,  you may need to attend an information session or submit a portfolio prior to completing your enrolment.

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