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Overview

Course code:

22470VIC

Next available intakes:

February

Course length:

Part Time: 2 years

Campus:

Moorabbin

This course is a VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETiS) program and can only be completed as part of your VCE or VCAL program.

Engineers are interested in how things work and are employed to design, invent, create, maintain and improve everything from buildings to bridges and aircraft, to plastics and computers.

This course provides pre-employment training and pathways in the engineering manufacturing or related industries, and entry into the wider engineering industry.

It will provide you with a range of engineering skills such as computer aided design 2D and 3D, design principles, fabrication techniques and the use of hand and power of tools.The course is designed to give you the technical knowledge and skills to design and create 3D engineering models using cutting edge software such AutoCAD and Inventor.

As a student you will also be eligible to download the software for free. You will also balance out your technical skills with practical engineering skills by learning how to use relevant engineering equipment, such as a computer controlled plasma cutter.


Course structure

Timetable: Wednesdays: 8.30am - 3.30pm or 12.30pm - 6.00pm

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

MEM13014A

Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment

MEM18001C

Use hand tools

MEMPE006A

Undertake a basic engineering project

VU22329

Report on a range of sectors in the manufacturing, engineering and related industries

VU22330

Select and interpret drawings and prepare three dimensional (3D) sketches and drawings

VU22331

Perform basic machining processes

VU22332

Apply basic fabrication techniques

MEM16008A

Interact with computing technology

MEM18002B

Use power tools/hand held operations

VU22333

Perform intermediate engineering computations

VU22339

Create engineering drawings using computer aided systems

VU22340

Use 3D printing to create products

Code Name
MEM13014AApply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM18001CUse hand tools
MEMPE006AUndertake a basic engineering project
VU22329Report on a range of sectors in the manufacturing, engineering and related industries
VU22330Select and interpret drawings and prepare three dimensional (3D) sketches and drawings
VU22331Perform basic machining processes
VU22332Apply basic fabrication techniques
MEM16008AInteract with computing technology
MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations
VU22333Perform intermediate engineering computations
VU22339Create engineering drawings using computer aided systems
VU22340Use 3D printing to create products

Entry requirements

When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled as a VCE or VCAL student.

There are no formal prerequisites.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

This is a VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETis) course and is part of your VCE or VCAL program. You may be eligible for up to five unit credits towards your VCE.

You may also elect to undertake a Scored Assessment, to receive a contribution to the Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) and to gain a study score.

PATHWAYS

Talk to us about further study pathways.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


How to apply

If you have further questions, contact VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETis) Coordination Centre.

T: 03 9209 5109

E: vetis@holmesglen.edu.au


Fees

For VET Delivered to Secondary Students Contact your school to discuss fees.


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Engineering and Fabrication Open Days

Do you love work that is physical and technical? Consider a practical career in the fabrication trades and become an expert in welding engineering. At Holmesglen, we're all about hands on learning, so our fabrication workshops are equipped with industry standard machinery. Our continued investment in equipment means that you learn on the equipment you will find on the job, so when you finish your studies you are work safe and work ready. Visit us on Open Days at 2.30pm and talk to our teachers about a career in Engineering. You will be shown around our workshop and possibly having a try at designing something with our computer controlled plasma machine that you can take home. After the tour our teaching staff will be available to answer any further questions about the courses and the industry. You can also come along to find out more about our VET in Schools course, the Certificate II in Engineering Studies. Our experienced teachers will provide you with information on how we can support you to successfully complete units towards your Year 11 and Year 12 studies as well as highlight future study pathways and career opportunities. Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

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