To equip students with the knowledge on the latest communication technology which will enable them to become key players in the growing market in media applications.
About The Course (JAE Code: T05)
This course enables you to tap into the emerging market created by the rise of such new technology in the field of communication. It enables you to participate in this fast-expanding field, by equipping you the skills to handle and manage the technology that is so vital in this sector, namely digital communication, wireless devices, broadband, media design and other emerging media and telecommunication technologies.
You will get a sound foundation in electronics, communications and digital media, with emphasis on a "hands-on. minds-on" approach. The first year of the course is common with the Electronics diploma course. In your second year, you will enrol in subjects on the fundamentals of media and communication technology. In your third year, you will refine your specialisation by choosing electivce subjects in areas such as multimedia networking and applications, wireless and mobile communications, and digital broadcasting.
The Singapore government's "Next Generation National Infocomm Infrastructure" plan, together with its commitment to make Singapore the forefront of the interactive digital media (IDM) revolution worldwide, will create excellent career opportunities for graduates of this course. With the increasing shift towards wireless, digital and broadband applications in digital media today, the demand for media and communication technology professionals is therefore expected to increase tremendously in the near future, promising you excellent job prospects. Exciting careers await you in the fields of designing, manufacturing, sales and marketing, service and maintenance or technical support in the communications, digital media, infocomm or broadcasting industries.
How To Apply
You may apply for this course by selecting one of the following codes in your application to Temasek Polytechnic:
Route (a) T56:
Through the common gateway programme called Common Engineering Programme.
You then choose this course during a selection exercise after the first semester.
Route (b) T05:
Through the common gateway programme called Electrical and Electronic Engineering Programme.
You then choose this course during a selection exercise after your second semester.
For Admission & Application Enquiries:
Tel: 6788 2000
For Course Enquiries:
Tel: 6780 5144