AUR50216 – Diploma of Automotive Technology

CRICOS Code: 091706A

DESCRIPTION

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

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Those undertaking the Diploma of Automotive Technology are required to have completed Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency. Applicants must be over 18 years old; or mature age entry is available where the participant is judged to have appropriate maturity or experience, but does not meet the academic requirements as stated.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

IELTS 5.5
OTHER Language of instruction in previous studies was English
or Language spoken at home is English
or Satisfactory standard achieved from the Australian Industrial Systems Institute
or Hong Kong C.E.E. Grade C
or better
or Other acceptable equivalents

PACKAGING RULES

Total number of units = 12

1  core unit, plus

11  elective units, of which:

  • up to 11  units may be chosen from the Elective Units listed below
  • up to 2  units may be chosen from a Certificate IV qualification or above in this Training Package or another endorsed Training Package or accredited course, provided that the units chosen contribute to the vocational outcome of this qualification and do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.

COURSE STRUCTURE

Core

  • AURAFA007 Develop and document specifications and procedures

Elective               

  • AURLTE003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel systems
  • AURETE001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
  • AURLTD007 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
  • AURLTB002 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking systems
  • AURAFA006 Conduct research and present technical reports
  • AURLTQ003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems
  • AURETX001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in driveline management systems
  • MSMENV472 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MSAENV672B Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability
  • AURETR034 Develop and apply electrical system modifications
  • AURTTF003 Overhaul diesel fuel injection system components

DURATION

The course is conducted over a 24 week delivery plus 2 weeks breaks (totalling 26 weeks) at 20 hours per week required attendance (480 hours scheduled delivery).

COURSE COMMENCEMENT

Monthly Intake commencing the first Monday of every month

COURSE FEE

Tuition $6,950
Text Book $150
Safety Equipment $150

Application Fee: $ 250

CLIENT GROUPS

Fee for Service – Domestic and International Students

ARTICULATION

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification may lead to a relevant Advanced Diploma qualification.

Employment Pathway

Job roles and employment outcomes
The Diploma of Automotive Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers who are performing advanced diagnosis and design tasks in the automotive industry.
Job roles related to this qualification include:

    • advanced diagnostic technician

automotive system designer

ASSESSMENT

Assessment comprises written assignments, tests and practical application projects. Students are required to attend tests and examinations as scheduled, with test generally scheduled during normal class time.

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT NOTE

Parts of this course will be conducted off-campus within a workshop facility.