ITE has implemented initiatives to help students with career preparation and to encourage them to successfully complete their courses with a more flexible learning arrangement.
1) Career Cluster-based Curriculum Framework
The Career Cluster-based Curriculum Framework (CCF) framework involves a fundamental shift in the way ITE prepares students for the workforce. ITE will move from training students for a ‘single occupation’ to training students for a ‘cluster’ or grouping of occupations in related industries based on common skills and knowledge. For Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the CCF, click here.
2) 3-year Nitec Programme
The 3-year Nitec Programme helps N(T) students with ‘0’ or ‘1’ GCE ‘N’ level passes to acquire a Nitec certification. The Programme comprises two years Enhanced Nitec Foundation Core that helps students improve their literacy and numeracy skills and raise their confidence and motivation; before progressing to the Career Core year of the Nitec course. For Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the 3-year Nitec Programme, click here.