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Old 16th May 2014, 01:36 PM   #81 (permalink)
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Any specialist courses to recommend for those in the telecommunications industry?

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Any specialist courses to recommend for those in the telecommunications industry?
They have a new course called Cloud Data Centre Technology and Management, I think that is in line with telecommunications.

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They have a new course called Cloud Data Centre Technology and Management, I think that is in line with telecommunications.
thanks...saw that there are quite a few post graduate diplomas to choose from that course as well.

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How good is the academic progression for Aerospace? As in, can I continue it in NUS/NTU etc?

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How good is the academic progression for Aerospace? As in, can I continue it in NUS/NTU etc?
There are no aerospace courses in NUS/NTU, but there is in STI though. In Business Engineering, with Honors too.

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There are no aerospace courses in NUS/NTU, but there is in STI though. In Business Engineering, with Honors too.
Well there are no aerospace courses in NTU and NUS per se, but you can get into Business Engineering all the same.

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Actually I am thinking of going back to take specialist courses...as I was from NYP, anyone knows if there's any discounts?

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Actually I am thinking of going back to take specialist courses...as I was from NYP, anyone knows if there's any discounts?
10%. I quote the website itself:

"With effect from 4 Jan 2010, all NYP Alumni who intend to enrol in any NYP's (including SIRS) Non-Funded Public Short courses will enjoy a 10% discount on the course fee excluding GST (Terms & Conditions apply)."

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Can anyone tell me what Engineering Informatics is? Only heard of Business and Financial Informatics

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Can anyone tell me what Engineering Informatics is? Only heard of Business and Financial Informatics
I think its more towards learning development of software and telecommunications/network.

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Can anyone tell me what Engineering Informatics is? Only heard of Business and Financial Informatics
If you intend to be a software developer or network specialist, that is the course for you,

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Can anyone tell me what Engineering Informatics is? Only heard of Business and Financial Informatics
This course is currently trending but Business and Financial informatics will be more valuable in the long run I feel.

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This course is currently trending but Business and Financial informatics will be more valuable in the long run I feel.
But I think business courses might as well be learnt from private institutions since you need a degree to progress right? Whereas poly level IT knowledge should be enough for you to build on?

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But I think business courses might as well be learnt from private institutions since you need a degree to progress right? Whereas poly level IT knowledge should be enough for you to build on?
True in some ways. I do agree that for those planning to take business degrees just enroll in private Us directly...

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Can anyone tell me how the e learning is like?Is there a lot of it?

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Can anyone tell me how the e learning is like?Is there a lot of it?
It's mostly for modules that are not closely related to the course in my case. Like Effecting Learning (APEL) stuff.

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If I am interested in graphic design, should I pick a design school course or an IT course?

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If I am interested in graphic design, should I pick a design school course or an IT course?
design course for sure. You will have to learn some programming and math in IT, which if you hate would really hurt your grades.

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design course for sure. You will have to learn some programming and math in IT, which if you hate would really hurt your grades.
agreed. don't worry about photoshop skills and stuff you get to learn that in design as well.

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design course for sure. You will have to learn some programming and math in IT, which if you hate would really hurt your grades.
Hmm I just tot joining an IT course would give me 2 career options...design alone seem too centric and a bit risky...

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