AUR50216 – Diploma of Automotive Technology

Cricos Course Code: 099111G

Specifically, the Diploma of Automotive Technology AUR50216 focuses on individuals responsible for diagnosing, analyzing, evaluating, designing, and modifying vehicle systems. This program prepares students for the repair and maintenance of automobiles. Additionally, it covers topics such as engine performance, electrical systems, and braking systems. Individuals can also specialize in areas such as emissions and fuel efficiency through the course.

AUR50216 Diploma of Automotive Technology course is an ideal way for individuals to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in the automotive industry. The course also provides the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in workshop settings.

AUR50216 Diploma in Automotive Technology

Career Outcomes

The Diploma of Automotive Technology recognises and develops existing workers who are performing advanced diagnosis and design tasks in the automotive industry.

Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • Advanced Diagnostic Technician
  • Automotive System Designer

Qualification Entry Requirements

Those undertaking the Diploma of Automotive Technology must have completed an automotive Certificate IV qualification in one of the following disciplines, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.
  • AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
  • AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Macallan Entry Requirements

  • Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age, or turn-ing 18 years of age prior to commencement of their study.
  • Students require a completed Year 10 or equivalent; or Non school-leavers are selected according to eligibility and merit, vocational experience, previous study, LLN level and personal competencies .
  • Student’s must have English proficiency as guided by Macallan College’s English Proficiency Policy and Procedures.
  • IELTS Test – overall score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no individual section score less than 5.5. 

NOTE: All applicants from AL3 countries must sit an IELTS test.

  • Pre-entry Oxford English online test result of no less than B2.2 with a minimum score of 71. 

Course Duration

The duration of the course is 52 Weeks, comprising of:

  • 46 Weeks of Classroom/Workshop based training
  • 6 Weeks of academic review/break

*Academic break times are indicative and are subject to change.

Delivery And Assessment

  • Classroom / face to face
  • Self-directed study
  • Practical
  • Simulated learning activities
Training and Assessment will be conducted through a combination of blended learning environments. Both knowledge and skill assessments are required to be completed with a competent outcome for each unit to achieve your certificate.

Certificate Issuance

A Certificate is issued where all 12 units have been deemed competent. A Statement of Attainment is issued when only some units are deemed competent and the course is not completed in full.

Issuing of your Certificate and or Statement of Attainment occurs within 30 days of your last unit being deemed competent, however, this may be delayed in the event that you have not provided your Unique Student Identifier (USI) or you have any outstanding fees.

Qualification Rules & Units of Competency

12 Units in Total

1 core unit + 11 elective units The following list of units of competency have been selected as being an appropriate combination and suitable for industry required outcomes.
Units Code Units
AURAFA007 Develop and document specifications and procedures
AURTNA001  Estimate and quote automotive vehicle or machinery modification
AURLTQ003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems
AURLTD007 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
AURETE001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
AURLTE003 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel systems
AURLTB002 Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking systems
AURETB002 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in dynamic control management systems
AURETX001 Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in driveline management systems
AURETA006  Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in air conditioning and HVAC system
AURLTX104 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems
AURLTE104 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines

Fees & Charges

Contact the relevant campus for further information.

Campus

  • Adelaide
  • Brisbane
  • Perth
  • Sydney