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Course Overview

This subject covers the theoretical and practical aspects of data communications and networking. Topics include Network Protocols & Communications, Ethernet networks, TCP/IP networking model, IP Addressing, Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs), Routing & Switching Concepts, Static & Dynamic Routing.

 

 

Objectives

 

This subject aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge to design, configure and implement a wired Local Area Network (LAN) for resource sharing and communication.

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 Networks

2. Basic Networking

3. Routing & Switching

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

100% coursework

 

1. Quizzes

The quizzes will be used to evaluate students’ understanding of concepts covered in the lectures.

 

2. Practical Test

A practical test will be used to assess students’ hand-on skills in setting up a simple local area network.

 

3. Project

A group project will be used to assess students’ application of knowledge and understanding to design and implement a routed and switched network based on a real life scenario. Students will be required to present their solution.

 

 

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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