Value-Added Programmes

Languages and Cultures

Exploit your full potential by being multilingual and be enriched with a rich diversity of languages and exploration of cultural heritage.

Available Courses

[REGISTRATION CLOSED] Introduction to Basic Malay

This course is designed for Allied Health students who have little or no knowledge of conversational Malay to communicate with patients and their family members. It aims to develop basic listening and speaking skills with an emphasis on accuracy and fluency. Participants will also gain insights into the Malay culture. English will be used as the medium of teaching to facilitate learning.

This course is only applicable for Allied Health students.

Details of Workshop
Date: 18, 20, 25, 27 July, 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17 August 2017
Time: 10am to 1pm
Venue: SIT@SP Bldg, SR4F

**Registration Closed**

[REGISTRATION CLOSED] Introduction to Basic Cantonese

This course is designed for Allied Health students who have little or no knowledge of conversational Cantonese to communicate with patients and their family members. It aims to develop basic listening and speaking skills with an emphasis on accuracy and fluency. Participants will also gain insights into the Cantonese culture. English will be used as the medium of teaching to facilitate learning.

This course is only applicable for Allied Health students.

Details of Workshop
Date: 18, 20, 25, 27 July, 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17 August 2017
Time: 2pm to 5pm
Venue: SIT@SP Bldg, SR4F

**Registration Closed**

[REGISTRATION CLOSED] Introduction to Basic Hokkien

This course is designed for Allied Health students who have little or no knowledge of conversational Hokkien to communicate with patients and their family members. It aims to develop basic listening and speaking skills with an emphasis on accuracy and fluency. Participants will also gain insights into the Hokkien culture. English will be used as the medium of teaching to facilitate learning.

This course is only applicable for Allied Health students.

Details of Workshop
Date: 19, 21, 26, 28 July, 2, 4, 8, 11, 16, 18 August 2017
Time: 10am to 1pm
Venue: SIT@SP Bldg, SR4G

**Registration Closed**

Japanese Cultures and Etiquettes

This workshop will provide you with useful knowledge of Japan. Students will not just learn basic Japanese Language, but also Japanese traditions, travel information and transportation systems for holiday and leisure. Lunch will be at a Japanese restaurant of which you will learn Japanese food culture and eating etiquette.

Japan has a total of 47 prefectures and many great places to travel, not limited to only Tokyo and Osaka. You will learn to plan an itinerary for different parts of Japan and various activities you can do to get the most out of your time traveling in the Land of the Rising Sun.

Students are required to wear Smart Casual (Strictly no slippers and shorts).
The cost of the lunch is approximately $25/pax. (Do note that the restuarant is Non-Halal.)
Students who wish to be excluded from the lunch, may proceed to have their own lunch.

Details of Workshop
Date: 16 August 2017
Time: 9am to 5pm
Venue: SIT@SP Bldg, SR6F

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For more information

Please feel free to email us at AP_VAP@SingaporeTech.edu.sg.

Workshops are provided free for all matriculated students unless stated otherwise.