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Course Overview

This subject teaches students how to configure, administer and manage common client platform such as Windows and Linux based devices. Students will acquire practical knowledge and skills to deploy applications in an enterprise environment, including security, data access, remote access, policy configuration etc.





This subject aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to configure, administer and manage common client platforms, such as Windows and Linux based devices. It also aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to secure an organisation’s IT infrastructure.

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 Problem-based Learning (PBL)

2. Operating Systems Fundamentals

3. Client Design within an Organisation

4. Client Security implementation within an Organisation



Modes of Assessment


100% coursework


1. Class Test

A class test will be conducted to assess the students’ theoretical understanding of the concepts taught.


2. Project

The project will require students to work in groups and individually to integrate the computer hardware/software, operating systems, network and security and design a client platform for an organisation. The deliverables will include a report, presentation and a demonstration of the design.


3. Assignment

The assignment will be used to assess students’ ability to apply concepts and knowledge to solve IT problems in an organisation. Students will work in groups and are expected to demonstrate good team work skills. Students will be assessed through their reports and presentation of their findings and proposed solutions.





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
Once a week 


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
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)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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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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