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Course Overview

This subject covers the knowledge and skills required to design and implement Virtual Desktop Infrastructure project that is secure, scalable, and highly available. Various virtual desktop solutions will be introduced such as Cirtix XenDesktop.





The aim of this subject is to equip students with the knowledge and skills to design and implement Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) using technologies such as virtualisation and public cloud.

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

  1. Overview of Virtual Desktop Technology
  2. Virtualisation Concepts and Techniques
  3. Implementing Virtual Desktop Technology



Modes of Assessment


100% coursework


1. Project

A project will be used to assess the concepts and skills that students have acquired during the workshop sessions. Students are required to write a report to propose a feasible solution to design and implement virtual desktop technology based on a real life scenario. The project will be divided into phases and some practical hours will be allocated for students to work on their proposal. The students are also required to present a project demonstration. 


2. Written Test

A written test will be used to assess students’ understanding of the theoretical concepts covered.





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

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

7pm - 10pm
Once a week 

Course Fees

Fees Type Course Fees
(w GST) 

Singapore Citizens

Aged 40 and above (Individual or SME-sponsored) S$109.14
Aged below 40 S$166.92
SME-sponsored aged below 40 S$112.92
Others & Repeat Students S$1,117.08
Non-Singapore Citizens
Singapore Permanent Residents S$1,146.96
SME-sponsored (Singapore Permanent Residents) S$120.96
Others & Repeat Students S$1,146.96

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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.