With cybercrimes such as hacking and Internet hoaxes becoming quite rampant nowadays, there is a growing need to secure our computer networks. If you look forward to the challenge of making cyberspace a safer place for the universe, then enrol in the Diploma in Network Systems & Security (NSS) to get yourself armed for the battle.
Thanks to our strong partnership with Cisco Systems (USA), NSS gives you top-notch infocomm training in areas such as design, implementation, security and maintenance of network infrastructure. What’s more, you will be well prepared to obtain world-recognised certifications such as CCNP, CCNA Security, IPv6 Forum Certified Network Engineer and EC-Council Certifications.
You will be able to choose from a wide range of jobs in the networking industry. These range from network systems design and implementation, wired and wireless networked solutions, to systems administration and support.
You can pursue a career as a network engineer or architect, network or systems administrator, or network security specialist. You can also join the IT and infocomm sectors, with a job in the areas of data centres, network architecture or security.
As an NSS graduate, you may enjoy advanced standing when enrolling for related degree programmes at both local and overseas universities. They include:
You can also pursue a Bachelor of Information Technology at the following Australian universities:
Here are more details on the degree options and advanced standing at the universities - locally and overseas.
AGGREGATE TYPE ELR2B2-CTo be eligible for consideration, candidates must have the following GCE ‘O’ Level examination (or equivalent) results.
You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements.* Candidates with English as a second language must have attained a minimum grade of 6.
Candidates with severe vision deficiency should not apply for the course.
YEAR 1 MODULES
YEAR 2 MODULES
The module prepares students to write effective cover letters and resumes. Preparation and enhancement of portfolio to meet professional standard as well as development of presentation skills, and improvement of job-seeking techniques will also be covered in the module.
YEAR 3 MODULES
Students can opt to take additional modules from a wide range of clusters under the Diploma Plus Programme (DPP) to further enhance and/or broaden their knowledge in a variety of discipline-specific areas based on their interests and learning abilities. The Diploma Plus Certificate may give students a better standing for university enrolments and increase their employability in discipline-specific areas.
Students can choose the DPP clusters from the range listed below. The offer of a DPP cluster is subject to the condition that the minimum class size is met and is based on available vacancies.
Mr Nazir Bin Hussin Electronic & Computer Engineering Division Blk 7, Level 4 Tel: 6460 6160 Fax: 6467 1730 Email: nbh @np.edu.sg
Ngee Ann Polytechnic Toll free: 1800-4607333 (admission to full-time courses) General enquiries: 6466 6555 Fax: 6468 3207 Email: [email protected]