International Higher Diploma in Web Development

Provided by Genetic Computer School

Course introduction


Course objectives:

This program will give you knowledge and skills necessary to develop interactive web sites practical skills in integrating social networks to your web sties working knowledge with third-party APIs knowledge and skills in video and audio streaming an understanding of popular mobile platforms


Module Code        Module Name

C3101            Advanced Programming

This module is designed to provide advanced concept of programming to handle more complex programming projects. It will give you deeper understanding of Object Oriented programming and will introduce you with network programming and multi-layer architecture of enterprise applications.

C3103            Graphical User Interface Design

This module is designed to provide the students with a roadmap to the world of interface and interaction design. While students will be learning UI best practices and reusable ideas as design patterns, this module will provide solutions to common design problems that students can tailor to the situation at hand.

C3201            IT Project Management

This module is designed to let students acquire the right project management skills needed to better manager future IT projects. IT Project Management module covers basic concepts of IT Project Management, including initiating, planning, controlling, executing and closing projects. It allow student to fully understand the foundation IT Project Management life cycle. This module also shows how IT Projects should be managed, from inception to post implementation review.

C3105            Model-View-Controller Pattern

This module is designed to introduce students with ASP.Net "Model-View-Controller" (MVC) model. The module is sequenced in such a way that students will be experiencing the ASP.Net MVC, then, go into details about MVC framework.

C3106            Rich Media Development

This module focuses on "Rich Internet Application" development using Silverlight technology. It is designed to provide step-by-step examples and walk through for the students to get hands-on experience with rich media development.

C3205            Mobile Platforms

This module covers native developments using Android, iOS and Windows Phone SDKs as well as the module introduce a few third-party frameworks for developing mobile apps.

C3203            Professional Ethics and Security

This module introduces concepts on ethical use of computer system. It provides a wider perspective when it comes to securing computers as well as that of the privacy of the users. This module also enhances student’s ability to adapt with the various security operations and procedures applied by most industries and computer based organizations.

The course fees are due, and is payable in two (2) installments
Course Fee: S$8,800 (excluding application fees)
  • Application fee – (Non-Refundable)
  • Local Students – S$ 50
  • International Student – S$ 150
Admission Requirements:

Minimum GCE ‘A’ Level (or) 11 years of General Education (or) Genetic Diploma (or) Diploma from other institutions with minimum duration of 1 year of study (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 (48 Credits) to complete this higher diploma.

Maximum Period of Validity of Registration

Course Duration  + 1 year


April, September

 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 Higher Diploma in Wed Development

Progression Pathway:

Upon completion, students can advance to computer studies –related degree programme from selected university*

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

Web Developer, Software Engineer (Web and Mobile Application), Creative Web Assistant

Fees & Funding

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