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Course Overview

This practice-based subject provides participants with the know-how and practical skills in automation technology and equipment troubleshooting for the manufacturing industry. Topics covered include the assembly and commissioning of automation systems and commonly-used equipment modules such as, AC-DC power distribution, pneumatic circuits, and safety systems. The analysis of equipment schematics and the troubleshooting of equipment modules will be taught through practical laboratory sessions.

 

Objectives

At the end of the subject, students should be able to:

 

  • Apply practical skills in mechanical, pneumatic and electrical components of automated systems
  • Apply troubleshooting techniques to manufacturing equipment
  • Apply fundamental concepts of process control

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

This practice-based subject provides the know-how and practical skills in automation technology and equipment troubleshooting for the semiconductor manufacturing industry. Topics covered include the assembly and commissioning of automation systems, pneumatics, electrical/electronic systems, troubleshooting techniques, AC-DC power distribution and safety systems.

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

Continuous assessment is carried out throughout the semester in various combinations of the following assessment components: quizzes, assignments, laboratory work and a project. Project deliverables are progressive and final assessment takes the form of a group or individual report based on their group’s lab work.

 

 

Certification

 

Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be issued the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Specialist Diploma in Robotics & Automation.

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

18 April 2022

to be advised

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
Once a week 

APPLY

Steps to follow in your application:

 

Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UEK - Modular - Robotics & Automation 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$126.18
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
S$121.98 

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

S$186.18
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,239.06
Others & Repeat Students S$1,239.06

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With effect from 1 Jul 2020, the Workforce Training Scheme (WTS) will be replaced by Work Support Scheme (WSS), for more information, please visit:

https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html

Course Contact

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  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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    Please call or email us your enquiry.

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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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