DIPLOMA IN NETWORK AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

Course Duration

Full-time 14 months
Part-time 14 months
(Theory 8 months, Internship/project 6 months)

Level

Diploma

Awarded By

Programme Overview

The Diploma in Network and Computer Technology course is developed to meet the needs of the constantly changing IT industry, especially for Network and Computer Technology for entry level IT professionals. This diploma course provides a holistic education for students with a strong foundation knowledge and practical skills in Network, Cybersecurity, Computer Architecture, Information Processing, Server Configuration, and IT Project Management. With the underpinning knowledge and skills, graduates will be able to merge into the industries and gain employment.

INTERNSHIP COLLABORATORS

Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation, Acclivis Technologies and Solutions Pte Ltd, Zec Consulting Pte Ltd

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

Monthly intakes commencing from January 2018.


Domestic
Students
International
Students
Course Fee
Full-Time S$ 5564.00 S$ 6955.00
Part-Time S$ 5564.00 NA
FPS
(Fee Protection Scheme)
S$ 38.95 S$ 48.69
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: 17

Academic Qualifications:

  • Pass in Nitec; OR
  • Pass in any 3 subjects at GCE ‘O’ Level; OR
  • Country specific qualification equivalent to GCE ‘O’ level

English Language: Minimum GCE ‘O’ level – D7 or equivalent.

Students with qualifications that were not conducted entirely in English and those who do not fulfil the minimum level of proficiency in English are required to complete the Proficiency in English Programme (PIE). English placement test will be administered by Informatics Academy to ascertain their level of competency and place them at an appropriate level of PIE.

Alternative Entry

Mature candidates (30 years old and above with eight years working experience) who fulfilled the English Language proficiency requirements may be considered for the mature entry route on a case-by-case basis.

assessment structure Assignment Test Project
build and configure server 50% 50% NA
computer and information processing 50% 50% NA
cybersecurity 50% 50% NA
essentials of networking 50% 50% NA
IT project management NA NA 100%
operating system and computer architecture 50% 50% NA
internship/project NA NA 100%
 
Upon successful completion of all modules, students will be awarded with a Diploma in Network and Computer Technology awarded by Informatics Academy.
Upon successful completion of the Diploma in Network and Computer Technology awarded by Informatics Academy, the student is eligible to apply for Advanced Diploma in Network and Computer Technology.