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View PortfolioShevon aspires to learn about the different sectors in arts and culture, and how she can create a lasting impact on the Singapore arts scene.
She participated in Verve, an annual arts festival organized by ABM students, and volunteered at non-profit organisations, where she visited elderly patients in St. Luke's Hospital, and embarked on a charity trip to Vietnam with "Love Beyond Frontiers", putting her skills for social good both locally and abroad.
View PortfolioKnown for her down-to-earth persona, Estherlyn has an acute sense of empathy to hear unspoken perspectives from the underprivileged and hopes to impact others with small but impactful actions.
Estherlyn participated in "Social Leadership Challenge" (SLC), where she visited social enterprises in Taiwan that interact with at-risk youths and the special needs community. A recipient of the GIC Sparks Grant, she is also a regular volunteer at Beyond Social Services (BSS) and visits families living in rental flats.
*BZSE has merged with Diploma in Psychology Studies (PCS), to become Diploma in Community Development (CDT).
View PortfolioCedrick believes that lifelong learning is the key to success. He hopes to use his skills to instil an interest and passion for the Chinese language among youths in Singapore with the use of linguistic, visual and kinaesthetic learning styles.
He worked with a team to create an online audiobook for "National Tertiary Institution Chinese Reading Fest 2019", and it serves as an audio platform for people to find out more on Modern Chinese literature.
With an interest in current affairs and the Chinese culture, Clare hopes to educate and empower others through the use of different media platforms. With skillsets such as videography, photography and writing under her belt, Clare has used it to impact other’s lives.
She helped raise awareness of living well with dementia for the elderly in her final year project, and embarked on a six-month internship as an assistant producer at Mediacorp’s Chinese Current Affairs (CA) department to produce programmes like ‘A Conversation with Minister’ and ‘Tuesday Report’.
View PortfolioAlicia is passionate about working with children and strives to use her creative teaching skills to plan fun lessons and nurture a love of learning among the children. Her teaching philosophy is that all children are competent and intelligent in their own ways, and she finds fulfillment in seeing them grow.
Using her knowledge in child development, she worked with her team to produce a "Mathematics Resource Kit" and a "Literacy Lapbook" for children of different ability levels.
*The Diploma in Child Psychology & Early Education (CPEE) is no longer being offered. Students who are keen to pursue a career in Early Childhood may apply for the Diploma Early Childhood Development & Education (ECDE), a course conducted by
NIEC in collaboration with Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) at the NIEC (NP) campus.
View PortfolioWith an aptitude for poetry and acting as well as a love for the Tamil Language, Santhia has actively volunteered her skills in organisations such as Tamil Representative Council Youth Wing, Singapore Tamil Youth Club, and SINDA.With a desire to give back to the community, she uses her knowledge and skills from Tamil studies to facilitate activities that foster awareness of culture and heritage, such as ancient Indian printing and a storybook written in Tamil for preschoolers.
“The valuable learning opportunities and hands-on experiences that were offered in ABM honed my project management skills and prepared me for working in Singapore’s vibrant arts community. If not for ABM, I wouldn’t be where I am today!”
“Courage is the willingness to try with no guarantee of success. Go forth and take courage to make significant differences in people’s lives. Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.”*The Diploma in Psychology Studies has been merged with the Diploma in Business & Social Enterprise to form the Diploma in Community Development.
“CMC has equipped me with different soft and hard skills which allowed me to be able to explore further and utilise them in various ways in my work.”
“On top of the soft and hard skills that I have acquired during my studies at NP, CHS and its community provided me with the ‘heart’ skills to relate to my employees, customers and stakeholders, both locally and overseas.”
“People have invested in me and I hope to pay it forward by helping others. I hope to see broken lives transformed, and for children and youths to grow up knowing that their life is worth living.”*The Diploma in Psychology Studies has been merged with the Diploma in Business & Social Enterprise to form the Diploma in Community Development.