knowITgetIT

Are your tech skills ready for 2024?

A part-time online program by Temasek Polytechnic in collaboration with Udacity, designed to equip Singaporeans with sought-after tech skills through:

  • Online Flexibility and Self-Paced Learning

  • Expert-Led Instruction 

  • Real World Projects for Portfolio

  • Temasek Polytechnic and Udacity Certification

Up to 90% for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents, subject to terms and conditions.

Advanced Short Courses

The 100% online program invites you to take your career to the next level and future-proof your tech skills for new professional growth. 

Select your program:

Why knowITgetIT? 

The skills you’ll earn are the same skills most leading companies are looking for when they hire.

Job-Ready Training

Real-world projects designed by industry experts to help you build your portfolio of job-ready skills.

Self-Paced 

Create your own study schedule within the program duration, balancing work or travel commitments.

Certification

Receive a course completion certificate certified by Temasek Polytechnic and Udacity alongside your project portfolio

Fully Online

To make the learning more accessible, all your learning material and classroom will be available virtually. 

Community

As a graduate, you’ll be part of a thriving and growing alumni network of like-minded learners who can help you get where you want to go in your career.

Transform Your Future With the knowITgetIT Program

250+ learners like you have already graduated from this program

"I was unable to find a structured program to pursue my future career path. This hindered me from upskilling myself.

However, Udacity was able to make me overcome it."

- Naziyah H., Graduate

"It increased and enhanced my knowledge in excel formulas and presentation of charts. This can help in my current job to analyze and predict data."

- Elaineheng86, Graduate.

Nanodegree Programmes Offered

Get the cutting-edge skills you need within 2-4 months only! Choose a Nanodegree Programme offered by Udacity and start your learning journey.

FAQs

We’ve put together the most frequently asked questions about this programme.

What does this programme entail?

The program offers two types of programs:

Nanodegree Programs:

Duration: Nanodegree programs are more comprehensive and typically span several months.

Depth of Learning: They provide in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in specific fields such as data science, programming, artificial intelligence, etc.

Project-Based: Emphasis is placed on real-world projects, allowing learners to apply concepts in practical scenarios.

Mentorship: Nanodegree programs often include mentorship opportunities, providing learners with guidance and support.

Certification: Successful completion results in a Nanodegree credential, indicating mastery in the chosen subject, certified by Temasek Polytechnic and Udacity. 

Advanced Short Courses:

Duration: Short courses are more condensed and can be completed within 4 weeks.

Depth of Learning: They cover specific topics or skills without the comprehensive depth and are designed for targeted and focused learning on a particular skill or concept.

Self-Paced: While still providing flexibility, short courses are generally more self-paced compared to Nanodegree programs.

Certification: Completion of a short course results in a certificate or acknowledgment, certified by Temasek Polytechnic and Udacity. 

How can I benefit from this programme?

In the knowITgetIT program, participants will actively collaborate on real-world projects meticulously curated by industry experts. These hands-on projects serve as a dynamic platform for students to apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios, fostering a comprehensive and practical understanding of the subject matter.. This specialized focus aims to empower them with in-depth expertise and proficiency in specific areas, ensuring they are well-prepared for the evolving demands of future job markets. By combining theoretical learning with practical project experience and specialized skill development, knowITgetIT endeavors to provide a holistic and career-oriented educational experience.

What does the learner journey look like as part of this program?

Enrollment: Participants start by enrolling in the program, choosing from a variety of programs that are tailored to specific skills or areas of interest and vary in duration and depth of learning. 

Subsidy Vetting: Upon the submission of your application, you may become eligible for a subsidy of up to 90% from the program, providing significant financial support for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents (terms and conditions apply).

Virtual Classroom Interaction: Receive access to the Udacity Online Classroom, a virtual space where participants can interact with instructors, engage in discussions with peers, and seek clarification on course content.

Community Access: Get exclusive access to the Udacity Community where you will network with other peers, potential employers and more!

Real-World Projects: Emphasize hands-on learning by working on real-world projects, applying acquired concepts to practical challenges. 

Mentorship and Support: Leverage mentorship opportunities within the Udacity Online Classroom, receiving guidance from experienced professionals in the field.

Completion and Certification: Successfully completing the short course grants participants a certificate, acknowledging their proficiency in the subject.

What are the eligibility criteria to enroll?

To be considered for the initial phase, applicants must fulfill the following eligibility criteria: 

# Hold Singaporean permanent residency or citizenship 

# Be 18 years of age or older 

# Demonstrate commitment to the program's designated timeframes

# Have the technical prerequisites specified for the relevant programs (if applicable)

Are there any fees for enrollment?

Yes, however Singaporean citizens and permanent residents have the opportunity to apply for the SkillsFuture SG subsidy and receive up to 90% subsidy. Please refer to each program for its pricing as they may vary. 

When is the deadline to apply for knowITgetIT? 

You can enroll in the Short Advanced Courses at any point in time. However, applications for Nanodegree programs are open from 2nd March 2024 and will close on 15th April 2024.

When does the programmes start?

You can begin your Short Advanced Courses immediately upon enrollment and nanodegree programmes will kickoff from 1st May, 2024.

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Can I join multiple programmes at the same time?

Unfortunately not. Acceptance is limited to one program at a time. We suggest applying for the course that aligns most closely with your interests. After completion, you are welcome for further programs. 

Is knowITgetIT online, in-person, or a combination of both?

Fully online (both Short Advanced Courses and Nanodegrees). 

How can I apply for the SkillsFuture Subsidy?

Please visit the program page for more details on applications, payment and enrollment. 

How many hours a week should I expect to spend on my coursework in order to finish on time?

We advise dedicating approximately 10-15 hours per week to cover instructional content, quizzes, projects, and other activities associated with the course.

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