Course details

CRICOS course code: 089685G

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate


Course Overview

This course will deepen your technical aptitude in engineering principles and processes, drafting, quality systems, project management and team work. The overall engineering concepts will involve the study of science, mathematics, engineering drafting, computing and graphics, maintenance and management strategies. You get real engineering work experience by taking part in realistic projects using our industry parallel computing facilities and student mechanical workshop.

What you'll learn

To complete this qualification you will need to complete:

The minimum requirements for achievement of the MEM60112 Advanced Diploma of Engineering are:

completion of the seven (7) core units of competency listed below, and
completion of twenty three (23) elective units, to bring the total number of units to thirty (30).

Group A and Group B elective units must be selected as follows:

  • up to eight (8) general elective units from the list in Group A
  • at least fifteen (15) specialist elective units from Group B, to bring the total number of elective units to twenty three (23) .
  • Note that when selecting elective units any prerequisite units must also be completed and count towards the required number of elective units


  • MEM16006A – Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008A – Interact with computing technology
  • MEM22001A – Perform engineering activities
  • MEM22002A – Manage self in the engineering environment
  • MEM30007A – Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30012A – Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
  • MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Career Pathways

Potential Career Pathways:

You may find a career as an:

Engineering Associate – Mechanical
Mechanical Engineering Technician
Engineering Associate – Mechanical Maintenance
Engineering Associate – Mechatronics

University Credits: Upto 8 Credits at specific Universities.

Work Placements:

Students are encouraged to seek industry workplace experience to gain the maximum benefit from the course. The greater the practice of skills, the higher the skill levels the student will achieve and the more likely the student will not only meet but exceed the learning outcomes. InTech may assist in securing industry work placements – conditions apply.

Professional accreditation and recognition

On successful completion of this course including competence in all assessment requirements , you will be awarded the Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technical certificate.

This qualification is recognized nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 20,000 for the entire course
Start date: January 2021
April 2021
July 2021
Duration: 112 weeks, including term breaks
Study mode: Full time

InTech Institute of Technology

Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064

Entry criteria

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student have:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age (over 18 years at the time of commencement)

Most qualifications require successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent overseas/ Australian qualifications. Applicants who do not meet these academic prerequisites but have relevant work experience may apply.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic): 5.0; TOEFL IBT: 61; Pearson Test of English (PTE): 40.


InTech Institute of Technology
Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064