Modern Frontend Web Development

Offered by School of InfoComm Technology

Short Course / 5 days / TPG-2022029470

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

Course Information

This is a basic to intermediate 5-day training for learners who want to delve into frontend development using JavaScript. 

Learning Outcomes

To equip learners with JavaScript and frontend web tooling skills to build interactive web applications.


Course Date: 16 Sep 2024 – 4 Oct 2024
Application Period: 18 Jul 2024 – 25 Aug 2024
Duration: 5 days lesson + after class assignment
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic

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

Lesson Plan

• Utilize Git for version control
• JavaScript Fundamentals
• DOM Events & AJAX
• Design Patterns in JavaScript
• RESTful API integration
• Manipulation of JSON data

Trainer's Profile

Malcolm Yam

Malcolm graduated from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore with a Bachelor’s in computer science (Hons) and has delved in web technologies for 10 over years. Malcolm teaches full stack web development, social media and branding and immersive media in the Diploma of Immersive Media and Game Design. Malcolm has been a full-time lecturer with the Polytechnic since 2016. He is the coach for the Ngee Ann Polytechnic World Skills (Web Technologies) team. Malcolm also undertakes consultancy work, working with companies such as Canon to create full-fledged applications. He has also been the lead user experience designer for in-house applications.


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

• Basic IT Literacy skills
• Basic HTML/CSS skills

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 25 Jul 2020 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.

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

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders, please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

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. Please refer to our STEP portal for the updated fees. (Click on STEP)


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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$1744.00
Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $523.20
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy $203.20
Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $203.20
Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $523.20
Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $203.20
Others (and Repeat Students)$1744.00