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MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical

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IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2021 FebruaryEast Geelong CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 12 months

Intakes

East Geelong Campus: February and July

Course Duration

1 year

Cricos Code

095389K

Course Description

Are you looking to develop your engineering career, or gain practical engineering experience before undertaking a university degree? This course is designed for those wanting to work as an engineering technician, carrying out tasks such as engineering design and quality control/assurance monitoring. The course covers CAD, drafting, basic fluid power, basic mechanical design, production scheduling, cost estimating and non-destructive testing.

If you see your future developing and designing projects, systems or infrastructure, then this course could provide you a pathway for entry into one of Deakin University’s internationally-recognised engineering bachelor degrees. Successfully complete MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering along with the ‘Short maths course for Deakin entrance’ 224G06 Engineering MATH, and you could study any of the following degrees:

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) 

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

FT: 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday and Thursday | 8.30am – 4.30pm 
Average 20 hours per week, depending on stream elected.

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Engineering technician - design
  • Engineering technician - quality and assurance
  • Engineering supervisor/project manager/planner

Course Description

Are you looking to develop your engineering career, or gain practical engineering experience before undertaking a university degree? This course is designed for those wanting to work as an engineering technician, carrying out tasks such as engineering design and quality control/assurance monitoring. The course covers CAD, drafting, basic fluid power, basic mechanical design, production scheduling, cost estimating and non-destructive testing.

Course Description

Are you looking to develop your engineering career, or gain practical engineering experience before undertaking a university degree? This course is designed for those wanting to work as an engineering technician, carrying out tasks such as engineering design and quality control/assurance monitoring. The course covers CAD, drafting, basic fluid power, basic mechanical design, production scheduling, cost estimating and non-destructive testing.

If you see your future developing and designing projects, systems or infrastructure, then this course could provide you a pathway for entry into one of Deakin University’s internationally-recognised engineering bachelor degrees. Successfully complete MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering along with the ‘Short maths course for Deakin entrance’ 224G06 Engineering MATH, and you could study any of the following degrees:

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours) 

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

How often do I attend?

FT: 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday and Thursday | 8.30am – 4.30pm 
Average 20 hours per week, depending on stream elected.

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Engineering technician - design
  • Engineering technician - quality and assurance
  • Engineering supervisor/project manager/planner

Changes to delivery due to COVID-19

The Gordon is utilising Gordon Online, our digital learning management system to ensure students continue to learn and reach their study goals during isolation. Classes are being delivered live (in real-time) using audio-visual delivery methods. Where on-campus attendance is required to complete practical learning and assessments, student numbers are being managed to ensure social distancing can be observed. Find out more about delivery changes here.

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Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
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How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study

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Need help?

  • Find out what documents you will need to complete your application here or watch the how to apply video.
  • Visit Customer Service or click here to request application support.

Submission of an application does not guarantee a place in the course. You will be advised of the next steps in the selection process as soon as possible.

Apprenticeship and Traineeship applicants

To become an apprentice or trainee, you will first need to find an employer willing to employ you. An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider can assist you with this, and will also start your application and enrolment process. Find a local provider here

Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 19/10/2020 12:01:41 PM

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