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Course Overview

Ever wondered how the ingredients in our daily products such as cosmetics, food or pharmaceuticals are identified and quantified in the laboratories? Are you curious about what goes on in the laboratories to produce quality and credible testing reports for our everyday products? If these questions pique your interest, then this course is a great fit for you.


You will learn modern laboratory analytical techniques such as chromatography and mass spectrometry, laboratory management standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, and statistical methods to enhance your data reports.


With the enhanced skill sets, graduates are well-positioned for a rewarding career in the chemical, pharmaceutical, food industries, and research institutes.

What You'll Learn

This subject provides a review of the theoretical concepts underpinning inductively coupled plasma technology, with a strong emphasis on hands-on practice and discussion of common troubleshooting issues using case studies. An introduction to hyphenated techniques will also be covered.



Modes of Assessment


The assessment would be based on 100% coursework with written & practical tests, case studies, assignments, presentations and projects.





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Specialist Diploma in Laboratory Management and Instrumentation.

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

Course Contact

  • Mainline 67881212
  • 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.