Articles tagged with 'Applied Learning' & 'CET' & 'Disruption' & 'Education' & 'IWSP' & 'Lifelong Learning' & 'PCP' & 'WSDeg' | Singapore Institute of Technology

Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (Applied Learning,CET,Disruption,Education,IWSP,Lifelong Learning,PCP,WSDeg)

2021
23
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
The recent SIT and Massey University Food Technology Project Exhibition and Industry Engagement Day showcased the SITizens’ creativity in constructing innovative food products. The Plant-based Seaweed Chicken with Spirulina emerged as one of the top ...
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21
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Centred on the main theme of ‘Supporting Industry Transformation through Upskilling Singapore’s Workforce’, this year’s SkillsFuture Month@SIT on 4 August 2021 will feature more than 50 online workshops across six core themes....
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14
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
SIT's Year 2 Information and Communications Technology (Software Engineering) students created an impactful productivity app for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit team at National University Hospital....
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02
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
With immersive technology being increasingly adopted in education and innovation, SIT is ramping up its AR, VR and MR offerings in learning and applied research. The university is driving immersive projects where students, faculty and industry can de...
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10
June
2021
| 11:12 Asia/Singapore
Prof Tan Thiam Soon, Prof Chua Kee Chaing and Arthur Poh discuss how a more collaborative workplace learning model involving institutions of higher learning, businesses and workers can be done....
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27
May
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
 Shakespeare would have it that all the world’s a stage. But it could also be a giant classroom.The best learning includes experiences outside of the campus, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) believes. It has designed its student experience...
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18
May
2021
| 13:37 Asia/Singapore
Alvin Ong, Year 3, Civil Engineering Senior Sales Representative, Highway InternationalBecoming a Student AgainAlvin Ong, 38, was excited about enrolling into the SkillsFuture Work-Study Degree (WSDeg) programme in Civil Engineering, jointly offered ...
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30
April
2021
| 12:25 Asia/Singapore
 “Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon,” English writer Edward M. Forster once remarked. Indeed, mechanically preparing students to regurgitate class content does not adequately prepare them for their future car...
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23
March
2021
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
           Athirah Nurin Syakirah Binte Saleh, SIT Scholar, is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Civil Engineering, a joint degree programme between Singapore Institute of Technology and University of Glasgow. With a diplom...
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15
January
2021
| 10:26 Asia/Singapore
Faced with a limited capacity of 600 beds, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital is keen to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of its processes in order to open up more beds for more patients and improve the patient experience. One of its targeted problems w...
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2020
09
December
2020
| 15:58 Asia/Singapore
Signalling its clear intent on growing its applied research and expanding its suite of higher education offerings, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today signed three significant Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) separately with key partner...
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13
November
2020
| 16:10 Asia/Singapore
The MOU was inked by (seated from left) Dr Ow Chee Chung, Chief Executive, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, Mr Ong Tze-Ch’in, Chief Executive, SkillsFuture Singapore, and Professor Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT; and witnessed by (standing from left) Mr Patr...
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04
November
2020
| 12:00 Asia/Singapore
Former FBI negotiator Chris Voss has said that every negotiation is a no-lose situation – you have to save all the hostages or you fail. Cybersecurity is the same. Every byte of data and every node in the network has to be secured, with zero room lef...
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03
November
2020
| 16:27 Asia/Singapore
                                    Dionis Soo Wei Qing has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Occupational Therapy from SIT. She is currently working in the Acute Stroke Unit of Tan To...
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08
October
2020
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
As part of my Year 3 undergraduate studies, I spent my Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) at Aurecon. The 12-month experience was nothing short of fulfilling. I have gained so much over the course of a year – from getting a chance to see to a pro...
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13
August
2020
| 21:00 Asia/Singapore
Singapore’s vision for the future requires digitally-skilled mechanical engineers to transform its key industry sectors. At the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), this future has already begun – with the integration of mixed reality into its ap...
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11
August
2020
| 12:58 Asia/Singapore
A reflection on his school days at his alma mater inspired Lucas Tan, a recent Interior Design graduate from the Glasgow School of Arts (GSofA), to embark on his final-year project. He wanted to create a conducive space in Bedok Green Secondary Sch​o...
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08
July
2020
| 14:13 Asia/Singapore
Contrary to the image of scholar, Yap Sune Aik did not study much during his polytechnic days. Hence, he was humbled and grateful when the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) accepted him into its Bachelor of Engineering programme, and vowed to d...
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03
July
2020
| 09:49 Asia/Singapore
The annual SIT Teaching Excellence Award (TEA) serves to value the importance of teaching as a complex and multi-faceted activity, and is conferred to outstanding full-time faculty members. For AY2018/2019, SIT awarded 11 faculty members to ac...
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05
June
2020
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Education plays an important role in nurturing the young to strive and solve the world’s pressing environmental issues.A mean temperature increase of just 1.5°C to 2.5°C could affect Singapore’s natural diversity of plants and animals, and risk alter...
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12
May
2020
| 14:33 Asia/Singapore
Here’s a tongue-twisting fact: did you know that in 2019, Singapore’s fifth autonomous university, Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), celebrated its fifth year as an autonomous university and ten years as an institution? It was gazetted by Parl...
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24
April
2020
| 15:36 Asia/Singapore
From May 2020, 16,000 fresh graduates from the Class of 2020 across the six Autonomous Universities (AUs) will enjoy four complimentary Continuing Education and Training (CET) modules offered by their alma mater. This is a joint effort by the Mini...
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06
March
2020
| 09:36 Asia/Singapore
Lectures can be long, boring and ineffective for the millennial student. This is why educators at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) are inspiring new ways of learning in class. “It is increasingly challenging to adapt to the new learning...
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05
March
2020
| 12:37 Asia/Singapore
The pace of change is accelerating. Many of the skills, roles and job scopes of today are constantly evolving due to a number of reasons such as technological innovations, globalisation and demographic shifts. Issues such as global warming and an age...
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05
March
2020
| 09:08 Asia/Singapore
The expectations of the workforce have changed as digital transformation charters new pathways for businesses. Beyond having specific skills and expertise, employees are expected to be technologically savvy, and be able to adapt and learn, unlearn an...
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04
March
2020
| 10:50 Asia/Singapore
As industries progress with technology, the nature of jobs changes and expectations of graduates entering the workforce evolve. While teenagers today are more than familiar with swiping the screens of their mobile devices, the cybernetic world demand...
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02
March
2020
| 17:14 Asia/Singapore
A mysterious explosion had occurred in a biological lab, causing a biohazardous leakage. A professor working nearby is exposed to a high concentration of the reagents, and is suffering from its effects. Year Three Pharmaceutical Engineering student C...
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26
February
2020
| 16:38 Asia/Singapore
Singapore is a vibrant innovation hub where driverless buses, city-wide sensors and electronic fingerprints are on the cards. When implemented, these new technologies will create better living environments, greater mobility and a thriving digital eco...
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12
February
2020
| 15:26 Asia/Singapore
In an upscale restaurant, a chef cooks up a storm while a waitress filters in and out of the kitchen anxiously. While placing her order, a demanding diner had requested for hot water at a specified temperature. The diner had also grimaced at her p...
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10
February
2020
| 16:43 Asia/Singapore
In a world shaped by constant disruption, lifelong learning is pivotal in nurturing innovative and adaptive workers, enhancing economic competitiveness and quality of life.Besides equipping its students with industry-relevant expertise, the Singapore...
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