Computer Networking

Course Detail

(Note: Programmes are structured for working adults and offered in part-time mode)

Higher Diploma in Computing and Applications (Computer Networking)

Structure and Content

The Higher Diploma modules are integrated into 12 components & a graduation project and can be completed in 30 months.

♦ Foundations of Computer Science
Discrete Mathematics, Data Structures and Algorithms
♦ Programming: Concepts to Construction
Introduction to problem solving and programming, System Implementation with Java
♦ Web Design and Development
Web Multimedia Publishing, Business Application and Implementation
♦ Computer Systems Architecture
Computer Architecture and Organisation
♦ Computer Systems in a Digital World
Data Communications and Networking, Introduction to Animation, Visualisation and Game Development, Human Computer Interface
♦ Introduction to Databases
Introduction to Database Systems, Advanced Database Management System
♦ Object Oriented Programming
Object-Oriented Programming with C++, Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
♦ Operating Systems
Operating Systems
♦ Software Engineering
Software Engineering
♦ Legal, Social, Ethical and Professional Issues in Computing
IT Laws , Student Behaviour Management, Entrepreneurship
♦ Wireless and Mobile Networks
Introduction to Mobile System Design
♦ Computer Networks
Advanced Networking, Certification
♦ Team Project
Graduation Project/Thesis (Computer Networking Stream)

Entry Requirement

  • 'A' Levels in least 2 passing subjects or equivalent; or,
  • 12th grades graduates; or,
  • High school senior graduates (equivalent to 'A' level); or,
  • IB diploma graduates
  • Candidates who do not meet the stated entry requirements will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Candidates with the following may be considered for exemptions:

  • FYIT diploma or equivalent; or,
  • Other's PEI's diploma; or,
  • Local poly diploma

Delivery Method

Each component of this part-time programme will be delivered over a 8-week cycle. Classes are one 3-hour session held every Tuesday and Thursday, 7pm - 10pm.

Assessment Methods

There are six components that have no examinations, students will be assessed by written assignments (Group or Individual);

For the rest components, assessments are by a combination of written assignments and examinations. Assessment Weightage may vary according to individual module requirements.

Graduation and Certificate

Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded with the FY Institute of Technology (Singapore) Higher Diploma in Computing and Applications (Computer Networking). Graduates can then move on to pursue a BSc degree programme.

Programme Fees

Total Course Fees Payable $11,991.00
No of Instalments 15
Fees per Instalment (2 months) $799.40
Application Fee (one time) $53.50


Commencement Date

22 August 2017

For Details

Call: 6222 5185 or email: