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Course Overview

Semiconductors are present in most of the electronic devices that we use and we cannot imagine our lives without these devices.

This course will provide participants with an understanding of semiconductor physics and aspects of electrical conduction in semiconductors. With this background, the participants will be able to understand the role of semiconductors in electronic devices.

Who Should Attend

Participants who are interested to gain insights into the semiconductor industry and who want to deepen their skills in Wafer Fabrication leading to Specialist Diploma in Wafer Fabrication.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

 

  1. List the constituents in an atom

  2. State Bohr’s postulates

  3. Explain the excitation energy of an electron in an atom

  4. Explain the ionization energy of an electron in an atom

  5. Explain the arrangement of electrons in an atom

  6. Explain the formation of energy bands

  7. Classify solids based on the energy band model

  8. Explain the difference between elemental and compound semiconductors

  9. Describe the energy band diagrams of intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors

  10. Explain Fermi level and its location for intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors

  11. Define electron affinity and work function

  12. Explain drift and diffusion of carriers

 

Mode of Assessment

Quizzes – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic

 

Level

Intermediate

 

Certification
Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

Course Schedule

Intake Info

Application Period

Course Duration

Mobile Online Learning

No Expiry date.

NA

10 to 15 lessons with each lesson duration of about 15 mins

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Course Fees

Fee Type Item Total Fees 
Full Course Fee 

S$49.99

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.

 

(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can also purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit at checkout if the course is SkillsFuture Credit Approved.)

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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 Avenue 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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