Higher Diploma in Business Intelligence (Full-time)

Provided by Auston Institute of Management


Course introduction

Introduction


In this Higher Diploma in Business Intelligence programme, students are able to acquire knowledge and skills for employment as business intelligence (BI) or business analytics (BA). For any businesses, gathering intelligence in relation to customer needs and preferences, competitors’ analysis allows businesses to position themselves more effectively within the market. Such information are of great value to companies.


Graduation and Progression

Students will be awarded with Higher Diploma in Business Intelligence upon completion of the programme. Graduates of the programme can then move on to pursue Bachelor’s degree programmes with one of our university partners.

  • London South Bank University

     



Curriculum Overview


Programme Structure


Core Modules

Year 1:

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Software Systems Engineering
  • Logic and Sets
  • Information Systems Development
  • Database Management Systems
  • Data Communications and Networking
Year 2:
  • Introduction to Business Organisations
  • Systems Security
  • Introduction to Business Research Methods
  • Business Intelligence
  • Project Management
  • Project

Professional Development Modules*
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  • Business English (T1 & 2)
  • Business Communication (T3 & 4)
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Business and Social Entrepreneurs

*Full-Time students only
**The order of modules may subject to change due to availability





Entry Requirements


Candidates aged 18 years or older are eligible to enter the Higher Diploma programme with one of the following qualifications:

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  • GCE ‘A’ levels
  • Higher NITEC
  • Auston Certificate
  • Other equivalent qualification from recognised institutions (completed 12 years of formal education)
  • Matured candidates with more than 2 years of relevant experience
Applicants whose first language is not English or whose previous qualification was not taught and assessed in English must provide evidence of attainment in English Language by achieving a GCE ‘O’ level C6, an IELTS 5.5 or an equivalent qualification.




Duration & Intake


Programme Duration


Course Length (Study Mode)

  • 16 Months (Full-Time)
  • 24 Months (Part-Time)

Modules
  • 12 Core Modules

Intake Dates
  • February, June, October

Course Delivery

Lectures, tutorials, seminars, example workshops, outside speakers, computer-based learning packages, group discussion and presentations and student centered learning



Fees & Funding


Study: Year 1 & Year 2

Tuition Fees

The tuition fee covers admin fee, tuition fee and study guides. Auston absorbs FPS and Medical Insurance fee.

  • Programme fee for full-time: SGD 14,700
  • Programme fee for part-time: SGD 10,500

Study: Year 2

Tuition Fees


The tuition fee covers admin fee, tuition fee and study guides. Auston absorbs FPS and Medical Insurance fee.
  • Programme fee for full-time: SGD 9,700
  • Programme fee for part-time: SGD 6,200

Non-tuition fees:

Non-refundable application fees are as follows:
  • Application fees for Singaporean/ PR: SGD 100.00
  • Application fees International Student: SGD 450.00

*All prices are subject to 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST).
*Installment plan is available. Please contact our course consultants to find out more.
*Medical Insurance is excluded for part-time students.
*All fees are subjected to change annually.



 

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