Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering
|Teaching Duration||80 weeks|
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
|Course Type||Accredited Course|
Example Career Profile||Electronic Engineering Technical OfficerElectronic Engineering Technical Officer|
|Course page PDF
South Australia has a very strong electronics sector that specialises in the design and manufacture of defence, communication and instrumentation systems, sensors and medical devices. Designed in collaboration with industry, the course prepares you to become an Electronics Associate (technical officer). This course has full professional accreditation by Engineers Australia.
Course Admission Requirements
(for International Applications)
of 6.0 Overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands or equivalent.
- Satisfactory completion of Year 12 including a Mathematics subject with a minimum ATAR of 60 or Certificate III or higher in an Engineering related area or Overseas equivalent
Qualifications & Skills Covered
Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering
Topics covered include engineering practice, mathematics, digital electronics, analogue electronics, computer science, communication systems, project management and microcontroller programming. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 17 units.
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 Electronic) at the University of Adelaide or Bachelor of Engineering Honours Electrical and Mechatronic or Bachelor of Engineering Honours Electrical and Electronic at the University of South Australia or Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours), Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) (Honours), Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics) (Honours) at Flinders University.
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.
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
|University||University Course||Points||Time Equiv.||Details|
|Flinders University||Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) (Honours)||72 points
| ||Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours)||72 points
| ||Bachelor of Engineering (Computer and Network Systems) (Honours)||72 points
| ||Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics) (Honours)||72 points
|University of Adelaide||Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic)||48 points
|University of South Australia||Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Mechatronic)||72 points
| ||Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic)||72 points
These course fees are for international students only.
|Tuition Fees||Incidental Fees|
|Semester 1||AUD $8625||-|
|Semester 2||AUD $8625||-|
|Semester 3||AUD $8625||-|
|Semester 4||AUD $8625||-|
|Fee Totals||AUD $34500||-|
|Total Course Cost||AUD $34500|
* Other fees provides for student amenities
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 Students Health Cover
All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students 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 Students Health Cover.