Informatics Academy Open House 2019

We are having our Open House on 26th January 2019 from 11am-4pm!              

Come visit us to find out more about our programs in the areas of Computer Science, Games & Animation, Esports as well our courses offering internship experience to our students. Also learn more about the top-up degrees offered by our university partner, Oxford Brookes University that allows you to graduate with a recognised degree in 12 months.

Come to know more about the student life at our campus located on Level 13 of the National Library Building which is surrounded by scenic views of the Singapore skyline. Have a chat with our student ambassadors and join them on hourly campus tours from 11am to 3pm to find out what it is like being a student at Informatics.

We are also hosting a series of workshops which would give you a hands-on experience in programming and game development. We have a line-up of seminars conducted by our industry partners to give you the insight in to the skills, knowledge that you will require to succeed and the career pathways once you graduate.

 

Workshop Agenda

Introduction to Python Programming

Time: 11am-12pm

Conducted by Mr. Tng Choon Hock, Head of Academic and Curriculum Development


In this workshop students will get a brief insight in to the processes required to develop a simple program. The topics covered would be:
  • Learning about input & output commands
  • Developing functions and formatting outputs
  • Learning about 3 constructs- sequence, selection & iteration
Students will be guided through the step-by-step approach towards developing a simple program.
 

Introduction to Game Development

Time: 1pm-2pm

Conducted by Loh Hai Kian, Gaming & Animation Lecturer


The workshop aims to give students an introduction to the gaming and animation courses and the course progression as well as what the students can expect to achieve out of the course. Students would get to be part of activities such as:

  • Hands-on activity for virtual reality demo and multiplayer game
  • Demonstration and explanation of student projects
  • Information regarding simple game development


Industry Seminars 

Looking Ahead with AI

Time: 12pm-1pm

Conducted by Xaltius Pte Ltd.


As budding millennials and future technology disruptors, it is very important to understand how Machine Learning and AI function in the industry. It is imperative to know the lifecycle, right from how the data is generated to how to build a system with different applications across the industry and the methodologies involved in building them.

This talk will walk you through the journey of where it all begins and where it is headed.


Internship Seminar by Xi3 Consulting Pte Ltd

Time: 2pm-3pm

Conducted by Mr. Ng Kok Chuan, Managing Director Xi3 Consulting Pte Ltd

Managing Director of Xi3 Consulting Pte Ltd would be present at the Open House to brief the students about:
  • Importance of securing an Internship experience
  • Placement opportunities that Xi3 Consulting has for our graduates upon completing the course
  • Job scope available for our students and the placement process within the firm.
Esports Insights

Time: 3pm-4pm

Conducted by Singapore Cybersports & Online Gaming Association (SCOGA)


Engage in a fireside chat session with the leadership team from SCOGA, who have been making a difference in the local gaming scene, especially in developing the local esports scene. As our partner for the Diploma in Esports & Game Design, find out from them more about:
  • Curriculum provided by the Diploma
  • Career Opportunities within the Esports Industry

Join us and get an exclusive Informatics goodie bag!

Register before 20th Jan 2019 to participate in a "Sure-Win" lucky dip during our Open House

 

Special Promotion for Applicants

Applicants for our courses are eligible for rebates of up to S$1000* and a free waiver of application fees worth up to $321*

Applicants can also get their hands on exclusive Bluetooth Mini Speakers!
 

* Terms and conditions apply.

 

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