Deep Dive into Python

Offered by School of InfoComm Technology

Short Course / 5 days / TGS-2022013948

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Trainer Profile
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

Python is one of the most popular programming languages around due to its powerful yet simple-to-learn features.


Used in diverse fields ranging from academic research, Artificial Intelligence, scientific computing to game development, Python is a valuable and versatile tool for creating quick solutions that can be easily understood.

Learning Outcomes

Get a solid grounding in Python for development of applications, websites and web applications. Arm yourself with fundamental concepts of programming such as data types, variables, expressions, operators, selection structures, lists, functions, objects, classes and file I/O.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:
  • Apply the steps involved in problem solving using computers
  • Analyze problems and design suitable algorithms to solve real-world problems with a programming language
  • Apply the fundamental concepts of programming such asdata types, variables, expressions, operators,selection structures and repetition structures,lists,functions,objects and classes andfile I/O.

Course 
Schedule

Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 5 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: TBC

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Trainer's Profile

Andy Ng

Andy Ng holds a Bachelor of Electronics & Computer Engineering (Hon) from the University of Birmingham. His passion lies in imparting knowledge and shaping the next generation of IT professionals. Currently, he is a full-time lecturer at the Polytechnic, where he specializes in teaching programming languages. His expertise spans Python, Java and C#, all of which are crucial for students pursuing a Diploma in Information Technology.

Ong-Quek Mui Hoon

Mui Hoon graduated from the Concordia University in Montreal, Canada with a Bachelor in Science (Honours in Mathematics) and holds a Master of Science (Computer Science) from University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Mui Hoon has more than 30 years of teaching experience in the Polytechnic. She is currently teaches both full-time students (young adults) and part-time students (adult learners) programming in various languages such as Python, C#, etc.  She has also experience in teaching programming modules in the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) and Singapore Institute of Management (SIM).

Sharon Goh-Chin

Sharon Goh-Chin graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Mathematics and holds a Master of Science in Information Technology (Knowledge-Based Systems) from the University of Edinburgh.  Sharon has been a full-time lecturer in the Polytechnic with over 30 years being an educator and is currently serving as a Senior Manager in the School of InfoComm Technology.  She teaches programming and IT modules for full-time students pursuing the Diploma in Information Technology and also teaches programming for part-time students (adult learners).

Certification

Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessments.

For participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessments will be given a certificate of participation.


Entry Requirements

  • Participants are to bring their own laptopfor the course
  • Participants should be familiar with the use of computers
  • Participants should preferably have passed GCE ‘O’ Levels course of study
  • No previous programming experience is necessary

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 1 Jun 2022 to 30 Sep 2024.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Enhanced Training Support
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

GST Increment in 2024
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024, as such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2024.

Note:

  • The fees below are determined based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and revision.
  • Please refer to our FAQs for more information.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full course fee $1504.20
Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $451.26
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$175.26
Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$175.26
Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $451.26
Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $175.26
Others (and Repeat Students)$1504.20