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Course Overview

This subject aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge on the general principles and application of electronic security system. At the end of the course, students are expected to be able to give advice on the range, selection, application and limitations of electronic security devices. The students should also be able to prepare a plan incorporating an electronic security design.





This subject will cover an assessment of various electronic security devices in terms of their operating principle, cost, effectiveness, advantages and limitations.

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 unit, please click on the following courses:


What You'll Learn

  • Basics of Electronic Security
  • Intruder Detection & Alarm Systems
  • Access Control System (Electronic)
  • Closed Circuit Television System
  • Guard Tour System & Visitor Management System
  • Integrated Security System



Modes of Assessment


  • Individual assignments
  • Final examination





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the following courses:

For more information on course fee / schedule, or to apply,

Course Contact

  • WhatsApp: 67806361
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109
    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.