Artificial Intelligence in Broad Strokes

Programme Code D279
Data Science & AI
Learning Partner(s)
Singapore Institute of Technology
2 Days
Format In-person
Machine Learning Data Storytelling
Job Roles
Public Service Officer (non-ICT&SS)


In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) have emerged as indispensable tools for driving successful digital transformation. With a solid understanding of AI/ML fundamentals, key team members can utilise digital initiatives to optimise efficiency in the workplace.

Our comprehensive 2-day programme is tailored specifically for business and non-technical officers seeking to bridge this knowledge gap. By demystifying complex machine learning concepts, you will be empowered with the essential insights needed to navigate the digital landscape with confidence.

The objective of this programme is to provide you with the foresight and practical technical grounding required to spearhead digital transformation within your agency. Whether you're leading a small team or overseeing a large enterprise, this programme equips you with the critical tools and knowledge necessary to drive meaningful change in today's data-driven world.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:
  • Learn about AI techniques, such as machine learning, natural language processing, computer vision, and robotics. This will help you understand how AI systems are built and how they can be applied to solve real-world problems
  • Gain practical experience by working on AI projects. You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills to build AI models and systems
  • Cover the ethical implications of AI, including topics such as bias, fairness, privacy, and accountability. Understanding these considerations is crucial for responsible AI development
  • Stay up to date as AI is a rapidly evolving field, and the course aims to keep you updated with the latest advancements and trends in AI research and applications

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section.
  • Public service officers in both ICT and non-ICT domains interested to inject AI techniques within their organisation's work processes as well as getting an exposure to ML to stay up to date with today's technology.


Basic computer literacy.

What To Bring

A laptop with the following software in your laptop:

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Google Chrome
  • Ability to log into Google account

Programme Structure

This programme will cover the following topics:

Introduction to AI and ML

  • You will be introduced to various popular buzzwords
  • Demystify terms such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, neural networks, and deep learning

 State-of-the-Art AI

  • You will be exposed to state-of-the-art technologies in AI (e.g., object detection, natural language processing, etc.) across sectors such as finance, human resources, etc
  • Recognise that AI is not a silver bullet and be aware of its limitations
  • You are expected to submit a proposal on how AI might possibly be applied in your workplace

AI Strategy, Expectations and Considerations

  • You will be exposed to several AI strategies relevant to their firms during digital transformations
  • Based on the proposal, you will carry out some pen-and-paper exercises to design ML applications

Hands-on with ML

  • From the pen-and-paper exercises in lesson 3, you will get to utilise a visual programming environment to create an ML prototype via drag-and-drop interactions without code

 Social Implications

  • Discuss possible social and ethical implications of AI, such as ethics in decision-making, bias, and privacy

Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GSTS$1744
With effect from 1 Jan 2024


Additional terms and conditions apply for this programme. For more information, visit https://www.singaporetech.edu.sg/sitlearn/resources/faq

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
08 Jul 2024 to 09 Jul 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
Time : 9:00am - 6:00pm


Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the programme.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or or equivalent staff can register directly through the learning partner's registration portal here.

Step 3 The learning provider will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.