Building blocks of the Metaverse

Date: 5 Dec, 6 Dec, 7 Dec 2022 | 9am-5.30pm | Classroom Learning

Duration: 3 Days

Course Overview

This course helps learners understand how businesses can best take advantage of opportunities afforded by the Metaverse. As part of the course, various technologies such as Augmented and Virtual Reality, Internet-of-things, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Cloud will be briefly introduced to learners, with an emphasis on how they all fit together to create the Metaverse of business opportunities. By giving an overview of the roles that each of these technologies play in enabling innovation in the Metaverse, learners will explore the interconnection between these seemingly disparate pieces of the puzzle to create business ideas that are greater than the sum of their parts.

This module is part of Professional Certificate in Metaverse Business Opportunities.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, learners should be able to:

  • Understand the various domains, components and properties that make up the Metaverse, thereby separating the Metaverse concept from other virtual worlds like Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) games and platforms of the past.
  • Analyze business problems and opportunities brought about by the emergence of the Metaverse.
  • Craft products and services within the Political, Economic, Social and Technological considerations and constraints surrounding the Metaverse.
  • Build a portfolio of problem solving and planning skills that will be relevant to companies seeking to stake claim in the Metaverse.

Who Should Attend

Executives, Developers, Designers and Managers in Information Technology related fields, business development, strategic planning and operations.

Prerequisites

Minimum Diploma in Information Technology or related fields.

Course Convener

(Click their photos to view their short biographies)

ddddd Lu Weiquan

Dr Lu WeiquanDr Lu Weiquan

Course Fees

Singapore Citizens
39 years old or younger
40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

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Course Code:
TGS-2022014562 (Classroom Learning)
TGS-2022014569 (Synchronous e-learning)

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Course Fee Breakdown

Singapore Citizens

Singapore Citizens

39 years old or younger

Singapore Citizen

40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants