An intensive 3-day course<br> Gain the knowledge to guide your clients and colleagues through digital transformation

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14 - 16 Nov, 2018
SGD 2 725*
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Digital technologies are our tools for the future

How well do you know the A, B, C and D of digital technologies? Could you describe how APIs, Blockchain, Cloud computing, and DevOps work? Could you produce a short report on these digital technologies and their possible applications to an organization?

This three-day course is designed to put you front and center of discussions about digital technologies with your clients and colleagues. You will examine and explore each one in detail and in a hands-on way. By the end of the course, you will have a solid understanding of the application of new technologies to businesses.

Do you qualify for IBF funding?

This course is accredited by the Institute of Banking & Finance Singapore. To qualify for funding, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • Singaporean/PR (Permanent Resident)  
  • If you are under 40 years old, you may qualify for 70% funding  
  • If you are over 40 years of age, you may qualify for 90% funding

Along with either of these criteria:
1. Company-sponsored participants working at a financial institution
2. Non-company-sponsored participants working in an organization based in Singapore

For more details about the funding process, please visit the IBF website.

Future-proof your career

This course content draws on current and emerging international perspectives alongside case studies and insights from local and Asian markets. You will develop a digital mindset, learn how to make better sense of data, and consider the legal, social and ethical issues involved.

You will collect IBF credits as you improve your digital marketing and human-centered service design skills and apply what you learn to your workplace and career.

Download the syllabus

Develop a digital mindset
Discover the impact of new technologies on organizations

Get hands-on experience with emerging technologies
Explore blockchain and cloud computing

Build on the work of others
Identify relevant APIs and develop platform thinking

Work faster with DevOps
Begin creating prototypes to use in the real world.

How you'll learn

You will attend a short course with preparatory work and a post-course assignment where you will demonstrate how you apply your new skills at work.

Get ready Get ready
One week before the course starts you’ll be given preparatory work and reading

Solve hands-on tasks Solve hands-on tasks
Tasks designed to integrate with your work to build your competence.

Get feedback and collaborate Get feedback and collaborate
Individual feedback and peer-collaboration to accelerate your learning

Receive your certificate Receive your certificate
Complete the post-course assignment within two weeks to receive your certificate of completion

You will be supported by the SmartUp mobile app with relevant content, reading materials and quizzes, to help you prepare for the course and continue their learning afterwards.

Hyper Island creates communities of trust and international collegiality around the themes of emerging technology, creativity, and innovation.

– Stan Burgoyne

Global Head of Professional Development, International Baccalaureate

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  • How do I qualify for funding?

    This course is accredited by the Institute of Banking & Finance Singapore (IBF). To qualify for funding, you need be Singaporean and/or a Permanent Resident.

    If you are less than 40 years of age, you qualify for 70% funding off the course fee.
    If you are 40 years of age or more, you qualify for 90% funding off the course fee.

    You must also be either company-sponsored participants working in a financial institution or a non-company sponsored participants working in an organization based in Singapore.

    For more information, please visit the IBF website

  • What is the time commitment?

    Three full days, plus a short pre-course reading and a final assignment to be delivered within 14 days after the end of the course. After the course you can choose to participate in follow-up sessions, either in a group and/or individually, included as part of the course fee.

  • Are there any entry requirements?

    None. We just ask you to come with an open mind and a willingness to learn.

  • Who would benefit most from this course?

    A broad range of professionals who use communications as a tool for engaging with customers, clients, and building relationships.

  • What will I get when I complete the course?

    A signed certificate of completion from Hyper Island. Access to the Hyper Island Master Class Alumni Facebook and LinkedIn groups. The continued learning support outlined above.

  • How many participants are there in a course?

    The course group is made up of around 20-30 participants of various backgrounds.

  • Who will teach this course?

    The delivery team consists of facilitators from Hyper Island and expert collaborators from our network. These experts are experienced professionals working in the industry.