The Specialist Diploma in Information Systems Development equips participants with advanced software development expertise that builds on emerging technologies, deepening their skills to enable the design and development of impactful IT solutions that will create new value or address real world challenges. It also places emphasis on agile development techniques and design thinking that aims to build more people-centric software.
This course is designed in collaboration with the industry to ensure relevance to employers and is a programme that aligns with the SkillsFuture Work-Study Programme. It is the first course to be launched for the ICT sector and as part of it, participants will be matched to suitable employers related to their professional goals and undergo structured on-the-job training and mentorship that will help them transit better into their workplace.
The course emphasizes an applied approach in training and covers methodologies in advanced software development and emerging technologies such as Cyber Security, Big Data, Business Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence. Participants who have completed this programme will be able to contribute effectively in their workplaces as a result of improved competency. In addition, this course is also intended to add value to their academic qualification and career advancement.