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Course Overview

There is a global demand to increase and improve software delivery processes. Agile, as well as Development and Operations (DevOps) have also been identified as the de facto approaches in automating software applications for continuous delivery.


Through DevOps, businesses can look forward to an improved collaboration among stakeholders, with better productivity. This is achieved by automating applications and services to speed up delivery.


The Specialist Diploma in DevOps, jointly offered by Temasek Polytechnic & Republic Polytechnic, equips participants with the skills and knowledge to implement end-to-end software service through continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines. Upon completion of the programme, graduates will be able to accelerate and bring agility to business processes.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should possess a relevant local polytechnic Diploma or Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science from a recognised institution. They must also have at least 2 years of relevant work experience.


Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are keen to pursue a career in DevOps and be prepared for the agile business of the future.


Working adults who wish to acquire new skills and knowledge in DevOps for improved business efficiency.

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
CDV1C01 Agile Methodology in DevOps

This module covers basic DevOps concepts such as continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment and how they are assimilated into various DevOps functions. It also covers the concepts and techniques of agile methodology, scrum process framework and Kanban agile process. Agile project management and issue tracking tools for hands on work will be used to introduce these concepts.

CDV1C02 Code Management in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of source code management and version control in a DevOps process during the development phase. Topics covered include version control, basic concept of code management, utilizing source code management tools and best practices. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

Subject Code Subject
CDV1C03 Release and Security in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of release management and security management prior to code deployment in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include planning, scheduling and controlling the release of code with integration of security testing. It also covers ITIL processes that complement DevOps to better integrate IT with business needs and strategies. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

CDV1C04 Deployment and Monitoring in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of deployment management, operation management and monitoring management in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include rollout and rollback of code, mitigation of operation challenges with aid of tools, monitoring performance and availability of services. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

Modes of Assessment


  • Quizzes
  • Assignments
  • Projects 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the course can contribute to job roles such as DevOps Engineer, Software Engineer/Developer or SysOps Engineer

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration

October 2021

3 May - 19 July 2021

1 year


Course Fees

Course Fee Per Modular Certificate

Fee Type Course Fees
(w GST) 
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$304.56
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above S$295.32
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$436.56
Singapore Permanent Residents S1,168.44
Others & Repeat Students  S$2,914.68

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Course fees payable is based on per MC.

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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