AUR50216 Diploma of Automotive Technology

Award Course
Cricos Code 091699F

Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify vehicle systems in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Careers

Service Advisor, Workshop Foreman, Workshop Controller

Pathways

Mechanical Engineering

Information for International Students

Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies.
 
This course incorporates practical instruction in a training workshop. Work-based training in industry is not included.
 
Students are recommended to purchase steel-capped boots to wear in class. 

Duration 26 weeks
English Proficiency IELTS 5.5 or equivalent test score, or successful completion of Upper Intermediate ELICOS at Sunraysia Institute of TAFE.
Fees per Semester (AUD) $7,500
Total Fees (AUD) $7,500
Course Start Dates February, April, July, October
Academic Requirements Successful completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 high school studies.
Pre-requisite course(s) Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling
 
* Duration of a course includes periods for orientation and enrolment, teaching, assessment, structured learning support, study breaks and public holidays.
* Fees are subject to change.
Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours
AURAFA007 Develop and document specifications and procedures 40
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours
AURAFA006 Conduct research and present technical reports 40
AURETA001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in electronic over hydraulic systems 60
AURETA002 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in body management systems 60
AURETA005 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in theft-deterrent systems 60
AURETB002 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in dynamic control management systems 60
AURETE001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems 60
AURETX001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in driveline management systems 80
AURLTB002 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking systems 60
AURLTD007 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems 60
AURLTE003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel systems 60
AURLTQ003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems 60
AURTNA001 Estimate and quote automotive vehicle or machinery modifications 40

Course Assessment

  • Practical task
  • Knowledge based test
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

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