This unit is available to students undertaking Co-operative Education in a BE programme in NCMEH only.
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.
|Unit name||Engineering Practicum|
|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|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Summer school (early)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
Please check that your computer meets the minimum System Requirements if you are attending via Distance/Off-Campus.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Summer school (early)||9/11/2020||18/1/2021||18/1/2021||21/2/2021|
* 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 2021 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2021 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
- 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|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
|Assessment||Log/Workbook (60%)|Laboratory/practical (40%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.