|Principal:||Mr Tan Hang Cheong|
|Students:||14,417 (Fulltime, as of 2007)|
Singapore Polytechnic (Abbreviation: SP; Chinese: 新加坡理工學院), the first polytechnic established in Singapore, was founded in 1954. A motto (from the Italian word motto, meaning witticism sentence is a phrase meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group The date of establishment or date of founding of an Institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point Year 1954 ( MCMLIV) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1954 Gregorian calendar) The term public school has two distinct (and virtually opposite meanings depending on the location of usage in the United States, Australia and The Principal is the Chief executive and the chief academic officer of a University or College in certain parts of the Commonwealth Employment is a Contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. The word student is etymologically derived through Middle English from the Latin second-type conjugation Verb "studēre" Dover is a relatively small neighbourhood of Singapore, located in Queenstown. Singapore A website (alternatively web site or Web site, a back-construction from the Proper noun World Wide Web) is a collection of Web pages For the HTML tag see HTML element. An abbreviation (from Latin brevis "short" Institute of technology, and polytechnic, are designations employed in a wide range of learning institutions awarding different types of degrees and operating often at variable Singapore Year 1954 ( MCMLIV) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1954 Gregorian calendar) The former campus was originally located at Prince Edward Road. In 1978, it was relocated to its present-day location at Dover right next to Dover MRT Station. Year 1978 ( MCMLXXVIII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar) Dover is a relatively small neighbourhood of Singapore, located in Queenstown. The Dover MRT Station (EW22 is a Mass Rapid Transit (MRT station located in Dover in Singapore that is part of the East West Line
As of 2008, more than 130,000 students have graduated from Singapore Polytechnic.
"Our mission is to educate our students and to train them to excel in work and in life. "
"We aspire to be a world-class institution. Our graduates will be highly competent, innovative and versatile, imbued with sound values and committed to life long learning. "
The core values of the school are represented by the acronym, SP CORE, which stands for:
Singapore Polytechnic has 8 academic schools and 3 academic departments:
The School of the Built Environment comprises the divisions of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering.
The School provides student-centred learning and broad-based training to train graduates who are creative, innovative and enterprising.
These competent, versatile and skilled graduates are then able to meet the challenges in the industry and professions by assisting architects, event managers, landscape architects, builders, quantity surveyors, property and facilities managers, or civil and structural engineers at the middle management.
The School offers the following six full-time diploma courses:
The School of Business started with a humble beginning with just 280 students and less than 30 lecturers in 1986. The change in name from Department of Business Administration to the School of Business in this new millennium is significant. The new name more accurately reflects what we have become today.
Full Time Diploma
Part-time Advanced Diploma
Notes: Previous abbreviation ICT
The mission of the Educational & Staff Development Department (ESDD) is to enhance the quality of teaching and learning in Singapore Polytechnic. It provides expertise for the professional development of academic staff and assists academic schools and departments in developing strategies to enhance the quality of teaching and learning.
The department's key functions include encouraging and leading educational innovations and initiatives, providing consultancy in the areas of curriculum, teaching, learning and assessment, applying educational research to enhance teaching and learning, promoting e-learning and notebook PC pedagogy, promoting pedagogically sound applications of educational technology to teaching and learning, and providing services to support audio/video production and e-learning content creation.
CASS offers an excellent programme that is specially designed to achieve an optimum blend of academic and vocational education and training to prepare our students for fulfilling careers and further education in fields related to communication, arts and social sciences.
The Polytechnic has been awarded the prestigious Singapore Quality Class as well as the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications. A modern stadium (plural stadiums or stadia in English is a place or venue for (mostly outdoor Sports Concerts or other events consisting Swimming is the movement by humans or animals through Water, usually without artificial assistance Tennis is a sport played between two players ( singles) or between two teams of two players each ( doubles) Badminton is a racquet sport played by either two opposing players (singles or two opposing pairs (doubles who take positions on opposite halves of a rectangular court The word γυμνάσιον (gymnasion was used in Ancient Greece, meaning a locality for both physical and intellectual Education of young men (see Gymnasium Tennis is a sport played between two players ( singles) or between two teams of two players each ( doubles) It has also been honoured with the Singapore Public Service Award for Organisational Excellence and the People Developer and Family Friendly Awards.