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Course Overview

This subject introduces the Operational Technology (OT) hardware, software & network cybersecurity issues and resolutions. This also includes the various OT cybersecurity standards to meet industry needs and government compliance.





The aim of this subject is to equip students with the knowledge and skills to secure an Information Technology/Operation Technology (IT/OT) system and response to a security incident for the medical and manufacturing context.  It also aims to provide students with exposure to different types of medical/manufacturing industries.

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 here.

What You'll Learn

  • operational technology hardware and software
  • internet of technology
  • network cybersecurity issues and resolutions
  • cybersecurity risks
  • mitigation methods
  • cybersecurity standards



Modes of Assessment


The summative assessment is based on 100% continuous assessment. The continuous assessment will include an individual case study, written and practical tests.





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

Specialist Diploma in Industrial Informatics

Specialist Diploma in Medical Technology and Informatics

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

7pm - 10pm
Once a week

Steps to follow in your application:


Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UEP - Modular – Specialist Diploma in Industrial Informatics or UEQ - Modular – Specialist Diploma in Medical Technology 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 a declaration and submit the online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$142.30
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$377.50
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$377.50
Others & Repeat Students S$1,258.32

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Course Contact

  • 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 4
    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.