TAFE Queensland

Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095222M

Level of study: Pathways Programs


Redefine your career in electronics and communications with this advanced course. Develop the specialised skills and knowledge required to become a senior technical officer.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, the number of people working as telecommunications engineering professionals is currently experiencing strong growth. There is likely to be around 10,000 job openings in this highly-specialised field over the next five years.

In this course you will develop expert skills to design and validate electronics and communication equipment and systems, manage risk, provide technical advice and estimate and manage projects. Our industry experienced teachers will give you the one-on-one guidance and support you need to succeed.

Upon successful completion of this course you will be qualified to work as an electronics and communications engineering senior technical officer. You will also have a solid foundation to continue with further tertiary study in this area.


The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core units listed below, plus a combination of elective units with a total value of 1880 points.


UEE60211 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Job Prospects

  • Senior Technical Officer - Electronics and Communications Engineering

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 14,500 Per Year Read more29,000 for the entire course
Start date: 06 February 2023
Duration: 2 years
Study mode: Full time

Eagle Farm Campus

776 Kingsford Smith Drive
Brisbane Queensland 4009

Entry criteria

Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion.

Or Successful completion of Certificate III in Engineering.

Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age. Student visa applicants under the age of 18 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over.

English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0); TOEFL PBT: 506; TOEFL iBT (internet based): 46; PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English): 42; Cambridge English: First (FCE): 162; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 162; International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR): 2+ on all skills.


TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101