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Course Overview

The subject introduces concepts such as security monitoring, events analysis and incident response to security threats encountered in the infrastructure environment. Students will acquire skills to identify security events, alerting proper authorities, taking appropriate corrective or recovery actions, doing back-ups, data retention etc. Students will also learn basic types of controls to manage the security policies and procedures.





This subject aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills identify security events, alerting proper authorities, taking appropriate corrective or recovery actions, doing back-ups, data retention etc. It also aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to manage security policies and procedures.

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

  • Identify features and characteristics of end devices

  • Perform basic security analysis of a network operation

  • Perform network monitoring using tools

  • Respond to security incidence



Modes of Assessment


100% coursework


  • Quizzes
    • Quizzes will be used to assess students’ understanding of the knowledge and concepts covered the various topics of the subject.
  • Practical Test
    • A practical test will be used to assess the student’s proficiency in using tools to perform basic analysis of the operation of network protocols and services. The students will also be assessed on their methods to prevent malicious access to computer networks, hosts, and data.
  • Written Test
    • A test will be used to assess and reinforce the students’ understanding and assimilation of key concepts relating to security operations and analysis.





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
Once a week 


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
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

  • 67881212
  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

    Due to Safe Management Measures, our office is currently closed.

    Please call or email us your enquiry.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding.

  • 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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