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Course Overview

This subject covers the basic elements on the topic of IT security, reviews operational planning and practices, and provides a foundation for discussion and implementation of security strategies to minimize operational risks in an organization. Students will understand the theoretical, practical and ethical aspects of basic IT security.

 

 

Objectives

 

This subject aims to equip students with the knowledge of IT security and its ethical aspects and practical skills to secure data. It also aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to implement security strategies to minimize operational risks in an organisation.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.

 

To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here.

What You'll Learn

1. Introduction to IT security

2. Securing data in motion

3. Securing data at rest

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

100% coursework

 

1. Project

A project will be used to assess the concepts and skills that students have acquired during workshop sessions. Students are required to propose a feasible solution using common security methods on a real life scenario. The project will be divided into phases with some practical hours allocated for students to discuss and work on their proposal. The students are required to present and justify their proposal during a presentation.

 

2. Written Test

A written test will be used to assess the students understanding of the theoretical concepts covered.

 

 

Certification

 

Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Infocomm and Digital Media (ICT Systems, Services & Support).

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

18 October 2021

03 May - 19 July 2021

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
Once a week 

APPLY

Steps to follow in your application:

 

Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UCI – Modular – Infocomm and Digital Media (ICT Systems, Services and Support) and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5: Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
S$109.14
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$166.92
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1,097.82

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Course Contact

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    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

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  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

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

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