About the Course

The Specialist Diploma in Information Systems Development equips participants with advanced software development expertise that builds on emerging technologies, deepening their skills to enable the design and development of impactful IT solutions that will create new value or address real world challenges.  It also places emphasis on agile development techniques and design thinking that aims to build more people-centric software.
 

This course is designed in collaboration with the industry to ensure relevance to employers and is a programme that aligns with the SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme.  It is the first course to be launched for the ICT sector and as part of it, participants will be matched to suitable employers related to their professional goals and undergo structured on-the-job training and mentorship that will help them transit better into their workplace.
 

The course emphasizes an applied approach in training and covers methodologies in advanced software development and emerging technologies such as Cyber Security, Big Data, Business Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence.  Participants who have completed this programme will be able to contribute effectively in their workplaces as a result of improved competency.  In addition, this course is also intended to add value to their academic qualification and career advancement.

What You'll Study

Certifications

Participants will be awarded the Specialist Diploma in Information Systems Development upon successful completion of the following Post-Diploma Certificates:
 

Post-Diploma Certificate in Advanced Software Development Practices

  • Design Thinking
  • Agile Software Development Process
  • Advanced Topics in Software Development 
    • Including but not limited to Cyber Security, Big Data, Business Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence
  • Software Development Capstone Project

 

Post-Diploma Certificate in Advanced Information Systems

  • Advanced Information Systems (Delivered via on-the-job training)