UEEIC0012 - Develop structured programs to control external devices

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Unit code: UEEIC0012 | Study level: TAFE
UEECD0007 - Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to develop structured programs to control an external device.It includes identifying and developing structured programs for control sub-systems. It also includes testing and documenting structured programs for control sub-systems.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

  • applying relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements, including implementing risk control measures
  • dealing with unplanned events/situations in accordance with workplace procedures in a manner that minimises risk to personnel and equipment
  • developing testing procedures
  • identifying and correcting anomalies in programs
  • identifying and developing structured programs for control sub-systems
  • meeting scheduled timeframes
  • producing relevant documentation
  • testing and documenting structured programs for control sub-systems
  • using functions of relevant programming languages
  • working with relevant person/s.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the Victoria University Polytechnic e-Learning system.

As part of a course

This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):

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