Artificial Intelligence for Techies - A Hands-On Approach

Get ready for the next wave of technology revolution with Artificial Intelligence (AI)! With the recent advancements in automation and smart devices, AI is no longer limited to just Hollywood special effects and has in fact become a part of our everyday life – affecting the way we live, work and play.

In this one-day introductory workshop, you will get a hands-on experience to demystify the real-life applications of AI. You will also create your own “Do-it-Yourself” (DIY) AI projects on text and vision, and put theories into practical use!

Participants are required to bring their own laptop for the hands-on practice.

Who should attend?

This course is designed for participants who are interested in an overview of Artificial Intelligence and curious to learn how it works.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will gain a deeper understanding and skills in the following areas:

  • Fundamental of Artificial Intelligence
  • Applications of AI
  • Machine learning, Deep learning & Reinforcement Learning
  • AI technologies demonstration and hands-on
  • AI frameworks, software and hardware
  • Practical text analytics using AI services
  • Practical computer vision using a programming framework

Entry Requirement

Whilst no prior AI knowledge is required, some level of technical knowledge (e.g. setting up WiFi, operating systems and scripting knowledge) will be helpful for the hands-on practice. 


Participants will be awarded a certificate of completion upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

For courses with assessment component, participants will be awarded the certification of completion upon passing the assessment. Otherwise, a certification of attendance will be issued instead upon meeting the 75% course attendance requirement.

Course Dates

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Course Duration

1 Day

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Fees for 2022

Full course fee (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR
$358.45 $107.54 $35.85 $40.54

Fees for 2023

Full Course Fees (with GST) Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above Singapore PR SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens SME-sponsored Singapore PR
$361.80 $107.54 $35.85 $108.54 $40.54 $41.54
- Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
- Fees reflected are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST). In line with the government fee freeze directive from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2023, the fees in 2023 for Singapore Citizen will remain the same as 2022. RP will absorb the additional 1% GST for Singapore Citizen in 2023 only.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants. 

All information is accurate at time of publishing. 

Last updated on 02 May 2023

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