Courses

Certificate II in Integrated Technologies

Course code: 22289VIC

This course covers a range of technologies including basic electrical theory, electronic components, programmable logic devices, computer networking, sustainable energy and maintenance of rechargeable battery banks. The course is delivered using the project driven learning concept. The major project involves the students designing and building two energy efficient vehicles, then competing in a 24-hour energy efficiency trial.

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For more information about the course download the Information Booklet.

  • Sample competencies covered in Units 1 & 2 include:
    • Carry out an integrated technology project
    • Perform basic network and computer assembly
    • Build a small wireless LAN
    • Plan and build a system using fibre optic equipment
  • Sample competencies covered in Units 3 & 4 include:
    • Work in an integrated technology environment
    • Use electro-technology skills in integrated technology work
    • Use software applications in integrated technology work
    • Install, maintain and modify customer premises communicating cabling – ACMA restricted rule

Northern College of the Arts and Technology


Northern College of the Arts and Technology
RTO Number: 6736
Website: www.ncat.vic.edu.au

Units 1 & 2 | Wednesdays 1.30pm – 5.30pm
Units 3 & 4 | Thursdays 1.30pm – 5.30pm

Part Time / Face to Face

This is a two year course.

Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

80 hours of work placement (over two years) is strongly recommended.

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VCAL: This program contributes to the Industry Specific Skills Strand and may also contribute to the Work Related Skills Strand of VCAL.

VCE: This program contributes to four VCE/VET units: two units at the Units 1 & 2 level and a Units 3 & 4 sequence.

ATAR: Students wishing to receive an ATAR contribution for the Units 3 & 4 sequence must undertake scored assessment for the purposes of gaining a study score. This study score can contribute directly to the primary four or as a fifth or sixth study.

  • Electronics technician
  • Computer assembler
  • Data communications technician
  • Telecommunications
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Systems

This course requires at least Year 10 Mathematical knowledge, and is not recommended if students find mathematics challenging at this level. For safety reasons there is a NCAT uniform for this course which is not included in the materials cost. Parents will receive a letter outlining specific details of the uniform and the supplier.