The Future of Learning is Mobile

Micro-Learning Courses (MLCs) are online courses that run on your mobile devices so that you can learn anytime, anywhere.

 

You can choose from over 120 MLCs listed in the various categories below.

 

(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit. Organizations interested to explore MLCs for corporate training can contact us for more info on corporate subscription packages.)

Certificated Courses

Certificated courses are standalone courses, with ranges of topics catering from personal enrichment to professional development needs.

Accredited Suite Courses

Accredited Suite Courses are groups of MLCs that have accreditation values leading to full or partial module exemptions* in TP’s Diploma or Post-Diploma programmes.


* T&C apply – please refer to FAQ on Exemptions

Applied Sciences
Business Management
Infocomm Technology
Leadership & People Management

FAQs

What are MLCs?

What are MLCs?

    MLCs are short, bite-sized and activity-based courses delivered via a mobile app. Each MLC consists of 10 to 20 lessons with each lesson having a duration of about 15 mins.

How will I benefit from micro-learning?

How will I benefit from micro-learning?

Since the MLCs are delivered via a mobile app, you can learn anytime, anywhere and with anyone within the same course. Each of the lessons are also short and presented in multiple modes of learning (quiz, reflection, activity-based tasks, discussion, etc.), thereby making them more easily digestible and engaging.

How are Temasek Polytechnic’s MLCs different from other online courses offered by other training providers?

How are Temasek Polytechnic’s MLCs different from other online courses offered by other training providers?

Most online courses are designed for desktop video-based learning. Our MLCs are designed primarily for mobile learning. The lessons are short, 15 minutes on average, and are learnt by completing little learning action boxes. It also works offline by downloading the lessons to your smartphone. Our instructors can also update new lessons when needed to provide just-in-time learning scenarios for learners to apply their knowledge to real-world situations.

Where can I access the list of MLCs offered by Temasek Polytechnic?

Where can I access the list of MLCs offered by Temasek Polytechnic?

You can check out the list of MLCs offered by Temasek Polytechnic here.

Can I preview the MLC before I enrol in it?

Can I preview the MLC before I enrol in it?

There are no previews available. However, you can learn more about the MLCs at our website.

I have enrolled in a MLC. Do I need to complete it within a stipulated timeframe?

I have enrolled in a MLC. Do I need to complete it within a stipulated timeframe?

There is no stipulated timeframe or expiry date for the MLCs, so learners can complete the MLCs at their own pace.  However, you may sometimes receive gentle reminder notifications or emails from the app to encourage you to complete your MLC.

Will there be new MLCs in future?

Will there be new MLCs in future?

Yes, new MLCs will be developed to meet the learning and training needs of the various industries.

Are the MLCs accredited?

Are the MLCs accredited?

There are currently a few Accredited Suite Courses leading to accreditation in Temasek Polytechnic's Diploma or Post-Diploma programmes. Details of the accreditation benefits can be found in the individual MLC Suite Courses.

What do I get upon completing a MLC?

What do I get upon completing a MLC?

You will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic, which you may post to your LinkedIn profile.

Can you tell me more about the Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions?

Can you tell me more about the Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions?

Participants who have completed with due diligence, the Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions, may enjoy up to ONE full module exemption upon successful admission into the relevant Diploma or Post-Diploma programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic, subject to the approval of the polytechnic. Please note that this will take effect from AY2018/19 Oct semester onwards and applicants must apply for the programme within 4 years from the date of completion of their Accredited Suite Courses.

For example, if you have completed the MICE Management Suite Courses, you will be eligible to apply for the Specialist Diploma in Hotel Operations & Management offered by Temasek Polytechnic. Upon successful admission, you may enjoy the full exemption for the MICE Management module that is offered in the programme.

I have completed 2 Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions in the same Diploma or Post-Diploma programme. Will I be eligible for full module exemptions for the 2 related modules?

I have completed 2 Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions in the same Diploma or Post-Diploma programme. Will I be eligible for full module exemptions for the 2 related modules?

No. Participants who have completed the Accredited Suite Courses leading to full module exemptions are only entitled to a maximum of ONE full module exemption.

For example, if you have completed the Oral Presentation Suite Courses and the Principles of Management Suite Courses, you will be eligible to apply for the Diploma in Business Practice (Business Administration) offered by Temasek Polytechnic. Upon successful admission, you may choose to be fully exempted from EITHER the Oral Presentation & Meeting module OR the Principles of Management module that is offered in the diploma programme.

Can you tell me more about Accredited Suite Courses leading to partial module exemptions?

Can you tell me more about Accredited Suite Courses leading to partial module exemptions?

Participants who have completed with due diligence, the Accredited Suite Courses leading to partial module exemptions, may opt for partial exemptions for all the relevant modules offered in the Diploma or Post-Diploma programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic, subject to the approval of the polytechnic. Please note that this will take effect from AY2018/19 Oct semester onwards and applicants must apply for the programme within 4 years from the date of completion of their Accredited Suite Courses. Please also note that applicants will still be required to pay for the modules with partial exemption.

For example, if you have completed the Smart Sensor and Devices Suite Courses, you will be eligible to apply for the Specialist Diploma in Industrial Internet of Things. Upon successful admission, you may opt for partial exemptions for the Smart Sensor and Devices module offered in the programme. Partial exemptions can be granted in the form of exemptions from theoretical lessons and/or test components. However, participants will still be required to attend lessons and sit for assessments that have practical components.

I have completed 2 Accredited Suite Courses leading to partial module exemptions in the same Diploma or Post-Diploma programme. Will I be eligible for partial module exemptions for the 2 related modules?

I have completed 2 Accredited Suite Courses leading to partial module exemptions in the same Diploma or Post-Diploma programme. Will I be eligible for partial module exemptions for the 2 related modules?

Yes. Participants may opt for partial exemptions from all the relevant modules offered in the Diploma or Post-Diploma programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic.

For example, if you have completed the Smart Sensor and Devices Suite Courses and the IIOT Connectivity Suite Courses, you will be eligible to apply for the Specialist Diploma in Industrial Internet of Things. Upon successful admission, you may opt for partial exemptions for both the Smart Sensor and Devices module and the IIOT Connectivity module in the programme. Partial exemptions can be granted in the form of exemptions from theoretical lessons and/or test components. However, participants will still be required to attend lessons and sit for assessments that have practical components.

Can I choose not to have partial exemptions even if I were given admission to the Diploma or Post-Diploma programme through the MLC pathway?

Can I choose not to have partial exemptions even if I were given admission to the Diploma or Post-Diploma programme through the MLC pathway?

Yes, you may choose not to be partially exempted for the relevant module(s) should you decide to take up the full module(s) and complete all scheduled lessons and assessments.

How much does a MLC cost?

How much does a MLC cost?

The prices of the MLCs can be found in our webpage here.

What are the accepted modes of payment available?

What are the accepted modes of payment available?

You can make payment via credit card at our partner's (Gnowbe) payment gateway when you click 'Buy Now' in our website. Upon successful payment and registration, you will receive a receipt via email and you may start your course immediately.

Is there subsidy for the MLCs?

Is there subsidy for the MLCs?

There is no subsidy available for the MLCs.

Can I use my SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course fees?

Can I use my SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course fees?

Yes, you can use your SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the course fees.

Can I get a refund if I do not like the MLC I purchased?

Can I get a refund if I do not like the MLC I purchased?

No. As individuals will be given immediate full access to the MLCs upon successful payment, there will not be any refund for the MLCs purchased.

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