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Module Overview

You have seen and heard of 3D printing but have you ever wondered how 3D printers work or how you can print something physical? Join this ApLM module and you will be taught the basic modeling using computer software as well as fundamentals of 3D printing while having fun. You will learn skills to making solid models. You will also get to bring home something that you print. 


This module will be conducted within a duration of 22.5 hours.

What You'll Learn

At the end of the module, students will be able to:


  1. Appreciate the concepts of 3D CAD and prototyping
  2. Produce solid models with CAD tools
  3. Fabricate part models using 3D printing


Assessment Components
Students will be assessed based on the following:


  1. Class participation
  2. Quiz
  3. Project


Completion Criteria
Students are required to:


  • Fulfill at least 67% of the attendance and
  • Obtain a pass mark of at least 50% upon completion of the module.

Module Schedule & Registration

For details of the ApLM@Poly module runs and registration, please visit ApLM Portal.




Contact Details

ApLM@Poly is designed for MOE Secondary School students.

For module enquiries, please contact:

For general enquiries, please contact the overall coordinator:

Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.