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Electronics and Computer Systems Engineering
Associate Degree Course Outline for graduates of the
Advanced Diploma in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
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Are you a graduate of a VET Electronics course and currently employed in the Electronics
Would you like to:
gain a higher education qualification that formally recognises your experience and skills
enhance and update your current knowledge and skills
develop a strong theoretical background in electronics
• maximise your credit in a related Engineering university degree
then this NEW course is for you!
The Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering has been developed by TAFE SA Electronics and
Computer Systems Engineering in collaboration with the University of Adelaide and the Electronics
Industry Association. This new, exciting course focuses on the development of strong academic skills as
well as solid practical skills. These skills are essential for the testing, modification, design and integration
of hardware and software in complex electronics systems.
The two year program combines theoretical and practical components as applied to the building, testing,
maintenance and design of electronics systems. The program is designed to develop students’ analytical
and research skills. The program was designed to maximise the amount of credit to be obtained in related
Bachelor of Engineering degrees offered at the South Australian universities.
Graduates of Certificate III Electrotechnology (Communications or Entertainment/Servicing), Diploma of
Electronics Engineering, Advanced Dipl