Courses & Units

Engineering Practicum JEE139


Note: This unit is available to students undertaking Co-operative Education in a BE programme in NCMEH only.


Students undertake a period of training at TasTafe consisting of multiple competency based modules related to practical engineering. Students are assessed by TasTafe insructors as being competent in the selected modules. TasTafe training will be combined with Professional Development modules to prepare students for future employer engagement and preparation for industry placement.


Unit name Engineering Practicum
Unit code JEE139
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Teaching staff

Mr Mark Symes (Coordinator)

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Summer school (early) On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic


International students
Domestic students

Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified.  Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*:  the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.

*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Summer school (early) 31/10/2016 1/1/2017 31/1/2017 14/2/2017

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2017: $1,131.00 2017: $2,550.00 031701

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.


Teaching Pattern

Off campus


Student Engineering notebook 50%, Employer performance review 30%, Student job diary 20%

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