This unit defines the skills and knowledge required to identify, apply and integrate mechanical fundamentals to achieve an engineering or related task and includes identifying task parameters, personal and team functions, chain of responsibility and work health and safety (WHS) guidelines. It is suitable for people working as mechanical designers and draftspersons and those pursuing careers and qualifications in mechanical engineering.
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:
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.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):