Media Bootcamp for Educators

Offered by School of Film & Media Studies

Online Course / 2 days

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

Course Information

Hacking Media & Digital Skills for Teachers

Learners will be able to use design principles for collaterals and infographics for schools’ needs. They will also be able to create and edit simple videos for use in the classroom and for school publicity / outreach. Participants will also understand media angling, copywriting and social media strategies that apply to schools. They will understand advertising as a media domain and how ad analysis can be adapted for classroom use and curriculum.

Learning Outcomes

  • Find and analyse ads for possible use in the secondary school EL syllabus – (2 hrs)
  • Understand and apply design principles for collaterals, how to make posters & infographics for curriculum use – (3hrs)
  • Apply storytelling techniques for narrative video clips for curriculum – (3hrs)
  • Use mobile phone or basic camera equipment to shoot video footage for school use – (3hrs)
  • Use software for simple editing of videos – (3hrs)
  • Craft media angles, practicing copywriting and propose social media strategies that apply to schools – (2hrs)


Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Class Time: 9am to 6pm. 2 days – Mondays & Tuesdays
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic

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

Trainer's Profile

Shareeda Morrison

Ms Shareeda Morrison has 10 years experience in the advertising and media industry. Before joining Ngee Ann Polytechnic in 2014, she worked in media planning and strategy development developing media campaigns for brands.

She has held roles at several advertising agencies in Singapore, including Mindshare, Saatchi Lab, PHD Singapore and Dentsu Aegis Network. She has worked on Singapore campaigns for Asia Pacific Breweries, Ferrero International, Toyota, CMC Markets, MDIS, Panasonic. Her regional experience covers brands such as Marina Bay Sands, HP, IE Singapore, Hitachi Asia Pacific and Canon Regional. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Asian Studies & Chinese) from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Arts (Advertising) from RMIT University.


In-class assessments.

A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s).

A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

Preferably MOE-certified teachers

Course Fees

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 SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

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.


  • 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$449.40