DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER ENGINEERING (S53) 

WHAT YOU'LL STUDY

For AY2022/2023

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Exisitng students can contact DCPE course chair for the course structure.

In DCPE, two equally exciting paths for you to choose…

DCPE students make a choice between “Computer Engineering & Software” (CES) or “Computer Networking & Security” (CNS) path in year-2 of the Course. These two equally exciting paths have been designed to suit the interest, strength and career aspiration the students.

Computer Engineering & Software (CES) Path

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The CES Path has been tailor-made for those who aspire to design, implement and manage digital solutions. Equipped with knowledge and skills in 5G Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, and Cloud Computing, you are empowered to shape the digital world with your innovative, creative and intelligent solutions. With your unique strength in integrating software and hardware for optimised solutions, you will be the breed of Computer Engineers highly sought after by many enterprises in this new era of digital economies.

Computer Networking & Security (CNS) Path

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The CNS Path is designed for those who aspire to uplift the internet-driven digital world to a higher level through excellent IT infrastructure and enhanced security. Equipped with knowledge and skills in Computer Networking, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing and Server Management, you protect our critical IT infrastructure, ensuring uninterrupted and smooth running of IT services. With your unique strength in architecting and managing secured, optimised and reliable IT infrastructures, you are the breed of IT or Security Specialists this internet-driven world could count on.

First Year

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0085

Computer-Aided Design & Drafting

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30

ET0730

Network Fundamentals

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30

ET1003

Digital Electronics 1

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60

ET1004

Digital Electronics 2

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60

ET1005

Principles of Electrical and Electronic Engineering 1

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60

ET1024

Introduction to Engineering & Design

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90

ET1025

Introduction to Engineering Programming

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60

ET1026

Principles of Electrical & Electronic Engineering II

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75

MS4120

Basic Mathematics

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60

MS4121

Engineering Mathematics I

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60

CC1401

Thinking Critically about the UN SDGs (TCU)

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30

CC2402

Data Fluency (DF)

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15

CC1406

Digital Communication for Impact (DCI)

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15

CC1407

Collaboration in the Digital Age (CDA)

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15

CC1408

Effective Writing for the Workplace (EWW)

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15

CC3404

Persuasive Communication with Data Storytelling (PCDS)

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30

CC3405

Problem Solving with Creative & Computational Thinking (PSCCT)

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15

SP101A

Education and Career Guidance 1

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15

Second Year

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0740

Cloud Foundations (new)

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60

MS4215

Statistics & Analytics for Engineers

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60

MS4216

Engineering Mathematics II

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60

CC1S10

Sustainable Innovation Project

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45

CC2403

AI and Its Impact (AII)

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15

Elective 1

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60

Elective 2

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60

SP203B

Education and Career Guidance 2: Career Development

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15

Second Year Paths (Choose 1)

Second Year Computer Engineering & Software (CES) Path

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0529

Mobile Applications Development

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60

ET0721

Client-Server Applications Development

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75

ET0735

DevOps for AIoT (new)

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60

ET0738

Computer Architecture (new)

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75

ET1010

Microcontroller Applications

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90

Second Year Computer Networking & Security (CNS) Path

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0010

Computer Networking

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75

ET0015

Server Management

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60

ET0716

LAN Switching and Wireless

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75

ET0718

Wide Area Networks

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60

ET0741

Network Hacking (new)

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75

Third Year

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

CC1409

Personal Branding and Career Agility (PBCA)

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30

IC4001/IE4001

Internship Programme/Internship Equivalent (22 weeks)

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22 weeks

Elective 3

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60

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Year-3 Option Modules 1 to 4 (CES or CNS)

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Third Year Options (Choose 1)

Third Year Computer Applications (for CES path only)

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0104

Embedded Computer Systems

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60

ET0732

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

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60

ET0736

Object Oriented Programming & Data Structures (new)

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90

ET0743

5G & AIoT Applications (new)

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60

Third Year Smart City Technologies (for both CES and CNS paths )

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0731

Internet of Things Security

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90

ET0743

5G & AIoT Applications (new)

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60

ET1408

Smart City Systems Design

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60

ET1409

Data Analytics

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60

Third Year Cloud Systems (for both CES and CNS paths)

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0023

Operating Systems

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75

ET0719

System Virtualization

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60

ET0734

DevOps for Networking (new)

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75

ET0742

Cloud Architecting (new)

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60

Third Year Cyber Security (for CNS paths only)

Module Code

Module Name

Total Hours

ET0531

Firewall Technologies

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75

ET0709

Network Analysis & Forensics

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60

ET0715

Internet Security

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60

ET0733

Cyber Security Operations

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75

Please note: Course structure is subject to change.

Electives

The SP elective framework offers students options to pursue their passion and/or meet different career needs, and is an integral part of the holistic education we seek to provide to our students. Find out more>

Common Core Curriculum (Module Codes starting with CC)

The Common Core Curriculum is designed to prepare students for a disruptive world that is ever-changing. Comprising critical human and emerging digital skills, the common core modules offer students an integral and inter-disciplinary learning experience, allowing them to be versatile and thrive in the future, no matter which industry or job they go into. Find out more>

CONTACT INFORMATION:
School:School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Tel: (65)-67751133

Course Manager:Mr Francis Teo
Tel:(65) 68790692
General Enquiries:contactus@sp.edu.sg
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