Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Duration (incl. holidays)  weeks
Teaching Duration weeks
National CodeUEE50511
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Course Units
Example Career ProfileElectronic Engineering Technical OfficerElectronic Engineering Technical Officer
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International Course - application process

If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering (UEE50511)
This qualification leads to the application of electronic components and computers to enable technologies like mobile communications, medical devices, mining equipment, robotics and more. You develop skills to select, commission, maintain and diagnose malfunctions of electronic sub-assemblies and systems. 7 core units plus electives.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Packaged University Offer

This course is available as a Packaged University Offer. The University program(s) for this course: Bachelor of Engineering Honours Electrical and Mechatronic or Bachelor of Engineering Honours Electrical and Electronic at the University of South Australia

This allows students to accept a joint packaged offer with a local South Australian University, and upon successful completion of TAFE SA qualification, the student is eligible for a guaranteed entry into a nominated University Program. Find out more about Packaged University Offers.

The benefits of a Packaged University Offer include:

  • Students will be able to apply for a single visa for the entire duration of both programs
  • Guaranteed entry into selected University Programs
  • Guaranteed credits shorten the duration of qualifications and reduces tuition fees over the total duration of study program
  • Graduate with a dual qualification from both TAFE SA and a University (for example Advanced Diploma/Bachelor Degree)
  • Graduate with a competitive mix of practical and theoretical skills

See relevant Credit Transfer details below.

Credit Transfer

You will only receive a joint offer for TAFE SA and University if you apply for a Packaged University Program. If the University course that you have selected is not part of a Packaged University Offers, you will need to apply separately to the University for your selected degree program.

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

Find other TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Credit Gained
UniversityUniversity CoursePointsTime Equiv.Details
Flinders UniversityBachelor of Engineering Science18 points 6 months Details
TAFE SA HEAssociate Degree in Biomedical Engineering31.5 points  Details
 Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering27 points  Details
University of South AustraliaBachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Mechatronic)36 points 12 months Details
 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic)36 points 12 months Details

Fees

These course fees are for international students only.

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Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

Overseas Health Cover

All overseas students are required to have Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Health Cover.

Additional Services

TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

Contact us

TAFE South Australia International

Level 1, 120 Currie Street
Adelaide, South Australia, 5000