Outsource Institute

Diploma of Engineering - Technical

Outsource Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098177J

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification provides you with the practical skills and knowledge to draw and design the necessary specifications an engineering workshop needs to manufacture goods. This course develops on your existing knowledge in how to produce different engineering graphic designs, select and apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment and select common engineering materials.

This is what you will learn

  • Organise and communicate information
  • Interact with computing technology
  • Select common engineering materials
  • Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

The minimum requirements for achievement of the MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering – Technical are: Completion of the five (5) core units of competency, and Fifteen (15) elective units, to bring the total number of units to twenty (20) Elective units must be selected as follows: Up to eight (8) general elective units from the list in Group A At least seven (7) specialist elective units from Group B, to bring the total number of elective units to fifteen (15) Note that when selecting elective units any prerequisite units must also be completed. Note that prerequisites can only count towards the number of electives required if they are listed in the groups below (refer to units for details). Three (3) appropriate Group B electives may be chosen from other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses where those units are available for inclusion at the Diploma level.

University articulation pathways established with Griffith University, Southern Cross University and The University of Southern Queensland offers graduates from our Diploma of Engineering-Technical and Advanced Diploma of Engineering programs the option to continue their studies in a variety of Bachelor degree programs.

Outsource Institute (AUS) is pleased to share that we have recently undergone the credit assessment process with The University of Queensland (UQ) and been notified that students who complete the Advanced Diploma in Engineering at Outsource Institute and meet the course entry requirements to satisfy the equivalent of QLD Year 12 Mathematical Methods (Units 3 & 4, C) and one of Physics or Chemistry (Units 3 & 4, C), are eligible for 16 units (1 year) of credit towards the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical specialisation).

Students will need to submit a request via UQ’s online form in order to receive the credit.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 21,000 (inclusion of non-refundable 500 enrolment fee)
Start date: 01 November 2021
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)

Outsource Institute

Brisbane Technology Park, Suite 1, Lower West Wing
1 Clunies Ross Court Brisbane Queensland 4113