Level 3 Diploma in Computing

Introduction

Level 3 Diploma in Computing programme is directly awarded by NCC Education, UK. NCC Education is a global provider for Education solutions. NCC Education qualifications are recognised by universities, professional bodies and employers.

Entry Requirements:

Student be at least 15 years of age and be reasonably competent in both oral and written English at the secondary school level.

Course Outline

Level 3 Diploma in Computing is a 5-module qualification. This course is an introductory course to the field of Computer Studies. Each module gives an introduction to the IT field of study. Further, Mathematical & English Language skills are improved through this programme. The modules are as follows:

  • Introduction to Computing
  • Introduction to Programming
  • IT Skills
  • Mathematical Techniques
  • Study and Communication Skills

Module Synopsis

Introduction to Computing

  • Introduction to Computer Systems
  • Computer Architecture
  • Information Management
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Networks
  • Graphics & Multimedia

Study and Communication Skills

  • Learning to Learn
  • Reading Text Books and Note Taking
  • Note Taking in Lectures
  • Library Research and Writing an Essay
  • Journal Based Research for Essay Writing
  • Internet Research for Essay Writing
  • Writing a Research Report
  • Examinations & Assessment

IT Skills

  • Word processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentations

Mathematical Techniques

  • Arithmetic procedures
  • Fractions and percentages
  • Simple algebraic techniques
  • Number base systems
  • Sort and manipulate data Probability
  • Plot and draw a variety of graphs
  • Select appropriate data types or data structures and operate on them
  • Simple Boolean logic

Introduction to Programming

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Constructs
  • Sequential & Selection structures
  • Programming the Graphical User Interface
  • Project Definition and Design
  • Programming more complex User Interfaces
  • Programming Serial File Processing

Duration

Type Full-Time Part-Time
Local 4 Months 6 Months
International 4 Months N.A

Method of Delivery

Students can achieve the guided learning hours in combination of face-to-face classroom interactions, self study and group study as well as research work. They will be required to attend a certain number of lecture hours to support their studies, and will receive guidance to complete the learning hours.

Award Criteria

Students must satisfy the minimum attendance requirements (75% for part-time students and 90% for full-time students) for the award of Certificate of Attendance (COA) in all the modules.

Grading System

Each module is assessed for 100%. Assessment is based on coursework and / or examination. The module grading is as follows:

  • Distinction– 70% to 100%
  • Merit – 60% to 69%
  • Pass – 40% to 59%

Assessment Information

All the modules are assessed based on coursework and / or examination by NCC Education, UK. Assessments are conducted in March, June, September & December of every year.

Appeal Information

Students interested in making an appeal, please read our appeal procedure. Please use our appeal form when making your appeal.

Expected date of release of Assessment result

Assessment results / Award of certificate will be available to the students within 3 months of the last assessment for that assessment cycle. Appeal on Assessment results needs to be done within 2 weeks from the date of release of results for that assessment cycle.

Specimen Certificate

Academic Progression Route

Note: Course syllabus will be provided upon registration.
Acceptance into the respective programmes is at the discretion of the academic bodies and/or the university.

Updated on 20 June 2013.

Note: Course syllabus will be provided upon registration.

Fee Structures

  1. All fees are subject to the prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) unless specified otherwise.
  2. Course Application Fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.
  3. Do not pay your school fees before you have signed the standard student contract.
  4. All fees quoted are in Singapore Dollar (S$).
  5. Fees are subject to periodic changes without prior notice.
  6. BMC accepts the following methods of payment:
    1. Cash
    2. Cashier's order payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    3. Cheque payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    4. NETS
    5. Credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club & American Express)

"ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO GST UNLESS STATED OTHERWISE"


Full-Payment Structure
Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable)$100.00
Tuition Fee[$4,000 - $1690(Discount)]$2,310.00
Course Material Fee$150.00
Student Membership Fee$50.00
Laboratory Fee$80.00
FPS Insurance Fee$25.90
(A) Total Course Fee Payable$2,615.90
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$2,799.01
 
NCC Registration / Exam Fee$400.00
FPS Insurance Fee$5.00
Total exam Fee Payable-Before GST$405.00
Total exam Fee Payable -After GST$405.35
 
Total Fees payable $3,020.90
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$3,204.36
Instalment-Payment Structure
Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable)$100.00
Tuition Fee[$4,000 - $1030(Discount)]$2,970.00
Student Membership Fee$50.00
Course Material Fee$150.00
Laboratory Fee$80.00
FPS - Insurance$32.50
(A) Total Course Fee Payable$3,282.50
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$3,512.28
NCC Registration / Exam Fee$400.00
FPS Insurance Fee$5.00
Total exam Fee Payable-Before GST$405.00
Total exam Fee Payable -After GST$405.35
Instalment Schedule
(full payment scheme)
Amount
(S$)
1ST Payment$1,225.63
2nd Payment$820.63
3rd Payment$820.63
4th Payment$820.63
Total Fees payable $3,687.50
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$3,917.63

Miscellaneous Fees
Purpose of Fee Amount (S$) and When Payable
Late payment fees $60.00(before GST)
$64.20(after GST)
Replacement of student membership card $30.00(before GST)
$32.10(after GST)
Re-take examination Admin Fee(per re-sitting)[NO GST] $50.00[NO GST]

Updated on 01 Feb 2014

Full-Payment Structure
Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable)$100.00
Tuition Fee[$4,000 - $1,690(Discount)]$2,310.00
Course Material Fee$150.00
Student Membership Fee$50.00
Laboratory Fee$80.00
FPS Insurance Fee$25.90
(A) Total Course Fee Payable$2,615.90
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$2,799.01
 
NCC Registration / Exam Fee$400.00
FPS Insurance Fee$5.00
Total exam Fee Payable-Before GST$405.00
Total exam Fee Payable -After GST$405.35
 
Total Fees payable $3,020.90
Total Course Fee(Inclusive of Course Application Fee & GST)$3,311.36
Instalment-Payment Structure
Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable)$100.00
Tuition Fee[$4,000 - $1030(Discount)]$2,970.00
Student Membership Fee$50.00
Course Material Fee$150.00
Laboratory Fee$80.00
FPS - Insurance$32.50
(A) Total Course Fee Payable$3,282.50
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$3,512.28
NCC Registration / Exam Fee$400.00
FPS Insurance Fee$5.00
Total exam Fee Payable-Before GST$405.00
Total exam Fee Payable -After GST$405.35
Instalment Schedule
(full payment scheme)
Amount
(S$)
1ST Payment$1,225.63
2nd Payment$820.63
3rd Payment$820.63
4th Payment$820.63
Total Fees payable $3,687.50
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$3,917.63
Miscellaneous Fees
Purpose of Fee Amount (S$) and When Payable
Late payment fees $60.00(before GST)
$64.20(after GST)
Replacement of student membership card $30.00(before GST)
$32.10(after GST)
Re-take examination Admin Fee(per re-sitting)[NO GST] $50.00[NO GST]

Updated on 01 Feb 2014

The course is not available for SDF students

The course is not available for SENSE Mendaki students

The course is not available for NTUC-SEP students

Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee($400 - $220 Special Discount)$180.00
Admin Fee(Successful STP applications - non refundable)$350.00
Tuition Fee$3,375.00
Course Material Fee$150.00
Student Membership Fee$50.00
Continual Assessment Fee$0.00
Laboratory Fee$80.00
Medical Insurance$100.00
FPS Insurance Fee$41.05
(A) Total Course Fee Payable$4,146.05
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$4,436.27
 
NCC Registration / Exam Fee$400.00
FPS Insurance Fee$5.00
Total exam Fee Payable-Before GST$405.00
Total exam Fee Payable -After GST$405.35
 
Total Fees payable $4,551.05
Total Course fee after Goods and Services Tax (GST) without Course Application Fee$4,841.62

Miscellaneous Fees(S$)
Late payment fees $60.00
Replacement of Student Membership Card $30.00
Replacement of Student Membership Card(External) $0.00
Re-take examination Admin Fee(per re-sitting) $50.00
Re-new Membership(External) $0.00
Other Fees(S$)
Medical Examination Fee(approximate, Payable directly to Clinic) $50.00
Student Pass Issuance Fee(Payable directly to ICA) $60.00 - $90.00
Student Pass Renewal Fee(Payable directly to ICA) $120.00

Updated on 01 Feb 2014

 

Course Duration Table
Type Full-Time Part-Time
Local 4 months 6 months
SDF N.A N.A
International 4 months N.A

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Waiver of $50 Registration Fee is Not Entitled for Short Courses

Pre-register “Level 3 Diploma in Computing” with us to receive a waiver of $50 Registration Fee when you decide to enrol. This offer is only valid for online pre-registration.

This pre-registration is applicable only to Singapore citizens, PRs
and valid pass holders.
Not applicable to subsidies enrolment
(SDF/WDA, NTUC, Mendaki, CDAC, CDC).
International students, please apply here.
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