Engineering and Electrical Skills for Industry 4.0

EAT10009 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One semester or equivalent 

Contact hours

  • 150 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

27 Feb 23 - 2 Jul 23

4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
5 May 23

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to cover the skills required to assemble and configure a cyber-physical system. The student will learn to use manufacturers’ datasheets, technical drawings and documentation, and be able to safely and competently use tools to carry out the tasks of assembly and configure a cyber-physical system.

Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Understand and apply the basic laws and principles of electrical, electronics and electromagnetism to analyse a smart electrical system.
ULO2Select and use hand, power tools and testing equipment, appropriate to the task requirements to produce desired outcomes according to job specifications and WHS requirements.
ULO3Select and interpret architectural drawings, electrical drawings, wiring, and circuit diagrams, schedules and manuals to install an engineering system.
ULO4Identify and select components to design, construct, test and troubleshoot electrical systems.
ULO5Select, test and terminate cords, cables and connectors appropriate to the task.
ULO6Install and test electrical/engineering system, by applying electrical and WHS principles.