International Diploma in Business Computing

Provided by Genetic Computer School

Course introduction


Course objectives:

This diploma course will give you

an understanding of different types of software systems used in business
an understanding of business organizations, marketing, and management
skills in communications across the business organization knowledge and skills in data management


Module Code        Module Name

C1104            Mathematics for Computing

This module is designed to introduce the students with fundamental concept of Mathematics used in computing. The module will cover number systems, set theories, mathematical inductions, algebra and calculus and probability.

C1105            Programming – Algorithms and Data Structure

This module is designed to introduce students with Java programming language and concept of object oriented programming. Students will learn about importance of data structures and associated algorithms to work with abstract data types.

C2104            Web and Multimedia Design

This module is designed to provide the students with hands-on experience of developing a multimedia web site using industrial standard development tools, such as Dreamweaver, Photoshop and Flash. Student will be learning how to integrate Photoshop images and Flash movies, audios and videos into a web site.

C2202            Database Design and Implementation

This module is designed to provide students with concept of relational models and to be able to design a proper database using appropriate tools.

B2203            Business Communications

This module lets students study the principles of effective written and oral business communications. Emphasis is placed on the composition and formatting of business correspondence, including good/routine news, bad news, and persuasive messages.

B2201            Business Accounting

This module is designed to equip students the fundamental knowledge of accounting principles and practices. It allows students to record accounting transactions into journals, ledgers, balance sheets and to create financial statements.

B2202            Principles of Business

The module provides comprehensive survey of the functional areas of business: management, marketing, accounting, finance, and information technology.  It also helps students appreciate the interrelationship of these business functions and, more generally, the role and context of business in society.

B2205            Economics

This module will provide students the underlying concepts of economics. The module focuses on today’s most important economic theories, events as well as how they relate to real world situations. It equips students with a solid economic foundation which they can use to build successful careers no matter what.

The course fees are due, and is payable as full payment or in (2) installments
Course Fee: S$6,800 (excluding application fees)
  • Application fee – (Non-Refundable)
  • Local Students – S$ 50
  • International Student – S$ 150
Admission Requirements:

Minimum GCE ‘A’ Level (or) 11 years of General Education (or) Certificate in Information Technology (or) Equivalent

English Language Proficiency Requirement:

Pass in English at “O” Level or equivalent or
IELTS 5.5 or
TOEFL Paper Base 525 or Computer Base 196

Course Type:

Full Time

Course Duration:

12 Months
You must complete Eight Modules (32 Credits) to complete this diploma.

Maximum Period of Validity of Registration

Course Duration  + 1 year


March, August, December
Completion Criteria:

Minimum 75% attendance for Local/ PR & Non Student Pass Holders
Minimum 90% attendance for International Student
Must pass all the examinations and assessments for all modules


Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded Genetic Computer School International Diploma in Business Computing

Progression Pathway:

Upon completion, students can advance to Genetic Computer School International Higher Diploma

Teacher - Student Ratio

The average Teacher - Student ratio of Genetic Computer School for International Diploma in Computer Studies is 1:25. This ratio will ensure that the learning experience of each student would be at its optimum level. This is to maintain high quality standard for the student's education.

Career Opportunities

IT Operation Assistant, IT support, Business Analyst

Fees & Funding

Please enquire below for course fees and financial grants: