Diploma in Information Technology

Infocomm Tech Course 2017

Full-Time : 9 months
Part-Time : 12 months
January / March / May / July / August / October
TMC Academy


Infocomm Technology

The Diploma in Information Technology programme provides a foundation in Information Technology studies. Students will gain the essential practical skills required in the computing and information processing industry of today.

This programme aims to produce well-trained personnel with effective and practical knowledge in the ever-changing world of Information Technology, and being capable of making a real contribution to the work place. It also aims to establish an international standard of high quality training leading to universally recognised qualifications.


Blended Learning

Learners will master the programming skills and the subject matter at their convenient time and is not affected by physical proximity. The use of technology via blended learning during the training and outside the training hours throughout the course aims to enhance learners’ ability to tap on technology.

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Foundation Modules:

  • Strategies for Academic Success
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Computer Systems Essentials


Core Modules (select any three)

  • Project Management
  • Information Systems Analysis
  • Database Systems and Applications
  • Networking Principles
  • Application Programming with VB.NET
  • Application Programming with JAVA


Graduation Requirements

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Diploma in Information Technology from TMC Academy.


Course Assessment

Assessment of the modules includes examinations, assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

16 years old

Academic Qualification
Any of the following:

  • Obtained at least a C6 at GCE O level in any 1 subject
  • NITEC or Higher NITEC
  • Integrated Programme (1 passes at a level equivalent to Secondary 4)
  • TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme

Mature Candidates
≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

16 years old


Academic Qualification
Completed Secondary Education or Year 9


English Proficiency
Any of the following:

  • IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 500 or, TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 175 or, TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 60 or, TOEIC ≥ 500
  • Completed TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme
  • Completed a prior Diploma where the medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Upper Intermediate A level


Mature Candidates
≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

For course fees and other related questions, kindly consult our program advisers for more details.