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Module Overview

This module covers the introduction of data and social media analytics. With the use of software, students will learn how to explore, interpret, and communicate data insights convincingly to support decision-making and predicting trends through a series of fun hands-on activities and site visits to enhance their learning. Students will be introduced to career and education opportunities in business analytics through the introductory topic and learning journeys where they will be exposed to what analytics can do for a smart nation. This may include visiting the TP library to see how robots are used to capture data and analyse library users’ behaviors, or observe how various advanced manufacturing robots are used to capture data to help improve manufacturing processes.


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. State the key concepts in data analytics
  2. Use of data dashboard and reporting tools
  3. Apply social media analytics on key social media platforms


Assessment Components 
Students will be assessed based on the following:


  1. Quizzes
  2. Project
  3. Lab Assignment(s) 
  4. Class Participation


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.