Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
Get started in a career that will see you design and develop electronic products and processes that make a difference in this vocationally-oriented program.
You’ll develop skills to design, validate and evaluate electronics and communication equipment as well as systems.
You’ll also be able to manage risk; estimate and manage projects; and provide technical and sales advice.
Note: Programs may change as training packages are updated.
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.
You'll have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.
RMIT has a strong Industry Advisory Committee (IAC), which links the program and industry. The IAC includes representatives from local computer systems industries. The committee meets twice yearly and provides feedback on our programs to ensure that they reflect the changing needs of industry.
You’ll also be able to connect with industry representatives through participation in seminars, marketing events, industry awards and scholarships.
As a graduate of this program you may work in a range of industries/fields such as manufacturing, telecommunications, radio communications, electronics equipment and services, security systems, scientific instruments and sales, and administering and upgrading electronics and communications equipment and facilities in small, medium or large-sized enterprises.
Your skills will be applicable to a wide range of business, manufacturing and operational occupations where application of knowledge in electronics and communications underpins the business operations.
Professional recognition and accreditation
This program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia. Graduates of the program will be eligible for graduate membership of Engineers Australia at Engineering Associate level.
Australia is a signatory to the International Engineering Alliance, also known as the Dublin Accord, for engineering technicians. Graduates of the program will be recognised in all countries that are signatories to the accord.
Through partner organisations in Europe, Asia and the United States, the RMIT International Industry Experience and Research Program (RIIERP) offers workplace training and academic research placements of between six and 12 months.
There are also opportunities to study abroad through Education Abroad.
Program and course information
Switch up your career options
Explore your interest in electronic devices as you build the skills to start your engineering career. You may also use this program to secure entry into a bachelor degree.