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Course Overview

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is permeating every sector of our life. It is used in search engines that push personalised information to us. It is used on our phones for facial recognition. It influences what we see and buy online, and how we handle financial transactions. It impacts every sector of industry from transport to healthcare. Artificial Intelligence is causing job disruptions and challenging us to reconsider how we conduct business operations. As companies advance to embrace AI, there is a surging demand for professionals with the skills and experience to support businesses. This course will help you acquire these skills, including how to use machine learning and deep learning algorithms to create solutions.

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements


A Polytechnic Diploma or ITE Technical Diploma / Technical Engineer Diploma / Work-Learn Technical Diploma in Science, Technical, Engineering, Math (STEM) or equivalent


OR A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent


OR A Post-Secondary Certificate with at least 5 Years of relevant working experience

Who Should Attend

The intended target participants are fresh graduates and working professionals who possess a Polytechnic diploma in a technology-related field.

What You'll Learn

To be awarded the Specialist Diploma, participants are required to complete a total of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDCs). A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of each PDC.

Subject Code Subject
CAI1C01 Principles of Machine Learning

This subject introduces the fundamentals of machine learning algorithms. Students will learn a range of model-based and algorithmic machine learning methods, including regression and classification. Topics covered will also include the machine learning pipeline.

CAI1C02 Machine Learning Solutions Development

This subject enables students to build new and enhance existing solutions development through the application of machine learning algorithms.

Subject Code Subject
CAI1C03 Principles of Deep Learning

This subject introduces the fundamental techniques of deep learning. Topics covered include basic neural networks, deep unsupervised learning and reinforcement.

CAI1C04 Deep Learning Solutions Development

This subject enables students to build new and enhance existing solutions development through the application of deep learning algorithms.

Modes of Assessment


  • Class participation
  • Class tests
  • Assignments
  • Projects

Career Opportunities

At the entry level, the job positions are Application Developers. Upon completing the course, graduates can look forward to role expansion in their work scope. They can also look forward to upgrading their knowledge and skills through further CET and executive programmes offered by local Institutes of Higher Learning.

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

April 2024

To be announced

1 year


Online application may close earlier for courses with overwhelming response.


For details on Application and Admission Process, please click here.

Course Fees

Course fee per Post-Diploma Certificate

Fee Type Total Fees
w GST    
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents  S$305.40 
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above  S$295.32
Singapore Citizens aged below 40  S$449.40
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,181.28
Others & Repeat Students  

SkillsFuture Credit Approved. For more details, please click here

Course fees payable is based on per PDC.

Course fees will be reviewed by MOE on an annual basis and adjusted accordingly.

MOE subsidy will not be applicable for students who repeat a module or semester.


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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.