DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Course Duration

Full-time 10 months
Part-time 14 months

Level

Diploma

Awarded By

Programme Overview

Upon completion of Diploma in Information Technology, students will acquire a sound, theoretical knowledge in Information Technology (IT) and practical skills in the management of hardware and software development. The student will also aquire programming languages skill such as C programming, database query language, Visual Basic.Net and Java programmingh language to allow student to be competent in application and web-site development as well as the configuration of network and server operating system in today complex business environment.

Delivery Model
Combination of lectures, tutorials and workshop conducted in classroom environment at Informatics Academy campus. Lessons are typically in blocks of 3-hour sessions.

Intakes

Full-Time:
January, May, September

Part-Time:
January, May, September


Domestic
Students
International
Students
Course Fee
Full-Time S$ 5,564.00 S$ 7,704.00
Part-Time S$ 5,564.00 NA
FPS
(Fee Protection Scheme)
S$ 38.95 S$ 53.93
Non-Refundable Application Fees
S$ 107 S$ 321
Student Pass Processing and Administrative Fees
NIL S$ 321

All fees stated above are indicative and inclusive of 7% GST. Refer to the personalized PEI-Student Contract for detailed fee payment schedule.

Normal Entry

Minimum Age: 18
Academic Qualifications: Certificate in Foundation Skills from Informatics OR 2 GCE ‘A’ Level, IB Diploma or other equivalent pre-university certifications.
English Language: Certificate in Proficiency in English from Informatics OR GCE ‘O’ Level – C6 OR IELTS 5.5 and equivalent from TOEFL (PBT) or TOEFL (iBT).

Alternative Entry

Mature candidates (30 years old and above) with 8 years relevant working experience may be considered for mature entry on a case-by-case basis.

Students will be assessed through a combination of coursework and project. Coursework may be in the form of class tests and assignments. Assessment methods may vary according to individual module requirements.

assessment structure test assignment project exam
c programming NA 30% 70% NA
structured query language NA 30% 70% NA
java programming NA 30% 70% NA
networking essentials NA 30% 70% NA
operating systems NA 30% 70% NA
essentials of e-commerce NA 30% 70% NA
visual basic.net NA NA 100% NA
web publishing with html, javascript and java applets NA NA 100% NA
 
Upon successful completion of all modules, students will be awarded with a Diploma in Information Technology Awarded by Informatics Academy.
Upon successful completion of the Diploma in Information Technology awarded by Informatics Academy, the student is eligible to apply for an Informatics Academy Advanced Diploma in Information Technology discipline.