Courses & Units

Engineering Practicum JEE139

Launceston

Note:

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

Introduction

Throughout JEE139 Engineering Practicum you will develop practical skills associated with the engineering profession through the help of TasTAFE. It is expected that you will learn, develop and practise the basic standards of behaviour, discipline and performance normally found in a workshop environment.

The unit will run in two blocks of 3 weeks. During one block you will undertake five TasTAFE units related to machining and tools. During the other block you will undertake a further five units relating to welding and thermal cutting. These ten units will give you a great practical understanding to be aware of throughout the remainder of your academic units and work terms.

Summary

Unit name Engineering Practicum
Unit code JEE139
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator Mr Nick Johnson
Available as student elective? No
Level Introductory

Availability

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Summer school (early) 8/11/2021 1/1/2022 2/1/2022 20/2/2022

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies - Element 2.1: Application of established engineering methods to complex engineering problem solving.
  • Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies - Element 2.2: Fluent application of engineering techniques, tools and resources.
  • Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies - Element 2.3: Application of systematic engineering synthesis and design processes.
  • Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies - Element 2.4: Application of systematic approaches to the conduct and management of engineering projects.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
031701 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,826.00

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Teaching

AssessmentLog/Workbook (60%)|Laboratory/practical (40%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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