Articles tagged with 'Applied learning' | Singapore Institute of Technology

Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (Applied learning)

2020
06
March
2020
| 02:36 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
| 05:37 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
| 02:08 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
| 03:50 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
| 10:14 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
| 09:38 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
| 08:26 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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04
February
2020
| 01:50 Asia/Singapore
More engineers are needed in Singapore, especially as the city-state gears up to be a smart nation. Find out how SIT students transit seamlessly into the workforce by learning through gamification of classroom activities. “Who wants to be a millio...
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03
February
2020
| 10:02 Asia/Singapore
Before being paired up in groups with persons with disabilities (PWDs) who volunteer as community teachers, twin sisters Johanna Faith Foo Shuan Enn, and Joanne Faith Foo Shuan Hui, both 22, did not know much about them and were hesitant to approach ...
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30
January
2020
| 10:34 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will partner SMRT Corporation Ltd and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to develop a sector-specific training collaboration to support skills development and workplace learning for SMRT’s large base of value-chain p...
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2019
06
December
2019
| 04:39 Asia/Singapore
Imagine being involved in building an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) from scratch. That’s exactly what Jonas Chandra, a Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems) (SEEMS) undergraduate, is passionately working on. Like most of his peers, 25-y...
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03
December
2019
| 08:12 Asia/Singapore
Not many can claim to find ‘purpose before paycheck’, not least while on a university attachment. But that’s exactly what pharmaceutical engineering graduate Jannah Dzulkiflie found while working on a her internship project on infectious diseases. ...
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07
November
2019
| 04:27 Asia/Singapore
Shifting gears from real-estate to occupational therapy (OT), undergraduate Ivan Tan discovered just three weeks into his internship that being open to change is the only way to a career in healthcare. The only constant in life, they say, is chang...
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05
November
2019
| 03:51 Asia/Singapore
Technological advances and digitalisation are rapidly disrupting global labour markets. This means unprecedented challenges, particularly for young Singaporeans, but also presents opportunities for those creative and agile enough to seize them. To su...
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06
August
2019
| 04:15 Asia/Singapore
As part of SIT's Punggol community outreach initiative, SIT has been collaborating with Greendale Secondary School to develop an eight-week long YouthMaker Programme. The programme aims to engage and provide youth with the know-how to design and buil...
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22
May
2019
| 05:36 Asia/Singapore
True to SIT’s status as Singapore’s university of applied learning, an electric autonomous vehicle (EAV) has been deployed for the primary purpose of bringing the technology up close and personal to students reading the Bachelor of Engineering with H...
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15
May
2019
| 05:00 Asia/Singapore
As our economy continues to transform, the role of applied learning in higher education has grown in significance. Since 2014, as Singapore’s university of applied learning, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) has grown from strength to stren...
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11
April
2019
| 10:58 Asia/Singapore
Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd is pleased to announce the launch of The Mapletree Challenge with the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) by providing a funding of $200,000. The Challenge aims to help SIT students refine their job interview and pre...
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20
February
2019
| 09:25 Asia/Singapore
As a university of applied learning, innovation, integration, and impact are the buzzwords you would use to describe the approach implemented at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). Since its establishment in 2009, the university has remained unw...
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25
January
2019
| 08:28 Asia/Singapore
The pharmaceutical sector is an important contributor to the Singapore economy, accounting for more than three per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Singapore is a leading location for best-in-class manufacturing plants, where a wid...
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2018
07
August
2018
| 03:00 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is Singapore’s university of applied learning. And its vision is to be a leader in innovative university education by integrating learning, industry and community. In this interview, Professor Tan Thiam Soon, P...
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