NUS-ISS Certificate in Digital Solutions Development – Design

Overview

This course will cover the Application Development Life Cycle using object oriented development technique with UML. You will learn how to analyse and design IT solutions that address business problems as well as the soft-skills required when analysing and designing IT solutions. This includes requirement gathering using fact gathering techniques such as survey, observation and interviews. You will also acquire basic IT project management skills based on Agile practices.

Enquiry

Please contact Ms. Sherlyn LIM at tel: 65165777 or email for more details.

Course Details

  • Key Takeaways
  • Who Should Attend
  • What Will Be Covered
  • Fees & Funding
  • Preparing for Your Course
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Understand user requirements through requirement gathering techniques
  • Define the scope of IT solutions and how they can resolve business problems
  • Design the back-end components supporting the solutions to be implemented in the distributed computing infrastructure
  • Present their design using a set of recognised annotation and tools
  • Plan and manage the project schedule and resources required to deliver the solutions through the agile way

Certificate
Participants will be awarded with NUS-ISS Certificate in Digital Solutions Development - Design at the end of the course.

This course is targeted at individuals who are interested in designing IT solutions to address real world problems.

Pre-requisites:
  • Preferably have some understanding of how IT solutions can be used in the real world
  • Completed the NICF-NUS-ISS Certificate in Digital Solutions Development - Foundations
  • Understanding business needs
  • Requirement Analysis and Gathering
  • Design thinking through user experience design techniques
  • User interface design for both Web & Mobile
  • System Design
  • Database Design
  • Project Management using agile principles and mindset

Format
Lectures and workshop

Certificate of Completion
The ISS Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants who have attended at least 75% of the course.

ISS reserves the right not to disclose any information on the course assessment process.

Participants are required to pass the assessment in one sitting and achieve an overall of 65% for workshop and examination if they wish to take the NUS Graduate Diploma in Systems Analysis - Capstone & Internship, to be awarded the NUS Graduate Diploma in Systems Analysis.

Self-sponsored

International Participants

S'poreans and PRs 
(aged 21 and above)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy1 
(S’poreans aged 40 and above)

Workfare Training Support2
(S’poreans aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month)

Full course fee

S$10,000

S$10,000

S$10,000

S$10,000

SSG grant

-

(S$7,000)

(S$7,000)

(S$7,000)

Nett course fee

S$10,000

S$3000

S$3000

S$3000

7% GST on nett course fee

S$700

S$210

S$210

S$210

Total nett course fee payable, including GST *

S$10,700

S$3210

S$3210

S$3210

Less additional funding if eligible under various schemes

-

-

(S$2000)

(S$2500)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes *

S$10,700

S$3210

S$1210

S$710


Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay for course fees, apart from government subsidies. For more information, click here.

Company-sponsored

International Participants

S'poreans and PRs 
(aged 21 and above)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy1 
(S’poreans aged 40 and above)

Workfare Training Support2
(S’poreans aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month)

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs3

Notes

Full course fee

S$10,000

S$10,000

S$10,000

S$10,000

S$10,000

SSG grant

-

(S$7000)

(S$7000)

(S$7000)

(S$7000)

Nett course fee

S$10,000

S$3000

S$3000

S$3000

S$3000

7% GST on nett course fee

S$700

S$210

S$210

S$210

S$210

Total nett course fee payable, including GST *

S$10,700

S$3210

S$3210

S$3210

S$3210

Fee payable to NUS-ISS

Less additional funding if eligible under various schemes#
(company needs to submit training grant and claim via Skillsconnect)

-

-

(S$2000)

(S$2500)

(S$2000)

Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

-

-

S$1210

S$710

S$1210

Actual financial outlay by company


*S
tudent Service Fees

Apart from course fees, participants will have to pay a Student Service Fee of S$25.23 for every regular semester.


Various Funding Schemes

1Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

  • Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees.


2
Workfare Training Support (WTS)

  • Singaporeans aged 35 and above (13 years and above for Persons With Disabilities) and earn not more than $2,000 per month, may enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the course fees.


3
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)

  • SME-sponsored employees (Singaporean Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fees. For more details, click on Enhanced Training Support for SMEs.


Course attendee is eligible for only one funding scheme.

#For company-sponsored participants, companies would need to pay upfront 30% of the course fee to NUS-ISS and submit a training grant application for the remaining eligible subsidies, and subsequently a claim in Skillsconnect. For details, please refer to Skillsconnect guide 4.1 & 5.1.

This course is aligned to the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) and accredited by SSG. Absentee payroll and up to 70% SSG funding of the course fee is available for eligible participants (Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents). Absentee payroll subsidy will be capped at 170 hours and is available for eligible companies and companies on a short work week system will receive the absentee payroll subsidy based on their employees' current income. Please visit www.ssg.gov.sg for full details.

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WIFI Access

WIFI access will be made available. User ID and password will be provided in the participant’s kit.

Venue

Institute of Systems Science, NUS
25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Singapore 119615 

In the event of a change of venue, participants are advised to refer to the acceptance email sent one week prior to the commencement date.

Course Confirmation

All classes are subject to confirmation and ISS will send an acceptance email to participants one week prior to the commencement date. Confirmed registrants are to attend and complete all lectures, class exercises, workshops and assessments (where applicable). Additionally, all responses to feedbacks and surveys conducted by ISS and its partners must be submitted. All training and assessments will be delivered as described in the course webpage.

General Enquiry

Please feel free to write to isslearn@nus.edu.sg or call 6516 2093 if you have any enquiry or feedback.

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