Singapore University of Social Sciences

Software Applications in Events and Facilities Management

Applications Open: 01 April 2019

Applications Close: 31 May 2019

Next Available Intake: July 2019

Course Types: Modular Undergraduate Course

Language: English

Duration: 6 months

Fees: $2884 View More Details on Fees

Area of Interest: Management, Built Environment

Schemes: Alumni Continuing Education + (ACE+), Lifelong Learning Credit (L2C)

Funding: SkillsFuture


Synopsis

FMT403 Software Applications in Integrated Events & Facilities Management will equip students with the knowledge on the use of IT in the event and facilities management industries. It introduces the general principles and strategies of developing relevant database applications, statistical analysis, application skills for space planning and facilities management. It also focuses on application of IT as an enabler for gathering, organising and managing information for decision making and reports.

Level: 4
Credit Units: 10
Presentation Pattern: Every July

Topics

  • The Use of IT in Events Management
  • The use of IT in Facilities Management
  • Statistical Concepts and Statistical Analysis Functions
  • Data Management Concepts and Tools to Process Data
  • IT for Decision Making, Presentation and Reports
  • Computer Systems
  • File Management Techniques
  • Networking Systems
  • Concepts of Web Application Architecture such as Web Development, File Server, Web Server, Application Server and Database Server
  • Facilities Management Software for carrying out Space Planning and Building Operation Management
  • Data Analysis using Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office Access: Comprehensive Concepts and Techniques

Learning Outcome

  • Discuss the relevant IT knowledge and application skills in the event and facilities management industries
  • Recommend the general principles and strategies of developing relevant database applications and statistical analyses
  • Evaluate different software applications used for events and facilities management
  • Solving problems and issues in events and facilities management using software applications
  • Propose software for the gathering, organizing and managing of information for decision making and reports
  • Improve the management of events or facilities by applying the appropriate IT application
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