SIET Professional Examinations (Engineering Stream)

[wef 1 July 2010]

 

.         Level 1 – Associate Membership (Common)(8 subjects)

.         Level 2 – Membership (8 subjects)

.         Level 3 – Fellowship (6 subjects)

 

(A)        Background

SIET Membership Examination  and Fellowship Examination  are modeled according to the  USA – National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying – Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Examination and Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) Examination. [website : www.ncees.org ] and the revised Professional Engineers Board SingaporeFundamentals of Engineering Examination (FEE) [Website : www.peb.gov.sg ].

 

(B)   Objectives

1.      To provide an alternative pathway for those school leavers or working adults to become a qualified Engineering Technologists.

2.      To provide the participants with knowledge of fundamental engineering subjects in Engineering.

3.      To train the participant’s ability to apply his knowledge and experience in engineering practice, and his knowledge of the rules and regulations regulating the practice of professional engineering in the three main branches of Engineering (Civil; Electrical; Mechanical).

4.      Be adequately prepared to sit for SIET – Test of Professional Competency leading to SIET – Certified Engineering Technologist (CertET) and SIET – Certified Technical Specialist (CertTS).

 

(C)   Examination Structure

Level 1 - Associate Membership Examination (Common)

(8 subjects)

[According to Clause 4(f)(iii) of SIET Constitution]

AM101      -           Engineering and Commercial functions in business.

AM102      -           Engineering systems.

AM103      -           Engineering processes.

AM104      -           Engineering materials.

AM105      -           Design development.

AM106      -           Engineering in society and the environment.

AM107      -           Science in engineering.

AM108      -           Mathematics for Engineering.

 

Civil Engineering Specialization

          Level 2 – SIET Membership Examination (Civil)(8 subjects)

[According to Clause 4(e)(iii) of SIET Constitution]

            CE101       -           Mechanics of Materials

            CE102       -           Structural Mechanics

            CE103       -           Structural Analysis

            CE104       -           Soil Mechanics

            CE105       -           Fluid Mechanics

            CE106       -           Engineering Mathematics

            CE107       -           Civil Engineering Construction

CE108       -           Construction Management OR

CE109       -           Engineering Surveying@

[@ SIET recognizes the SISV- Engineering Surveying course conducted by Singapore Institute of Surveyors & Valuers (SISV) as equivalent to SIET – CE109 for exemption. Website : www.sisv.org.sg ]

GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

          Level 3 – SIET Fellowship Examination (Civil)(6 subjects) 

[According to Clause 4(d)(ii) of SIET Constitution]

            CE201       -           Reinforced and Prestressed  Concrete Structures

            CE202       -           Steel and Composite Structures

            CE203       -           Geotechnical Engineering

            CE204       -           Transportation

            CE205       -           Hydraulics and Hydrology

            CE206       -           Environmental Engineering

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CertET or CertTS]

 

              Mechanical Engineering Specialization

          Level 2 – SIET Membership Examination (Mech)(8 subjects)@

[According to Clause 4(e)(iii) of SIET Constitution]

            ME101      -           Engineering Mathematics

            ME102      -           Statics

            ME103      -           Dynamics

            ME104      -           Mechanics of Materials

            ME105      -           Materials Science

            CE106       -           Fluid Mechanics 1

            ME107      -           Engineering Economics

ME108      -           Ethics

          Level 3 – SIET Fellowship Examination (Mech)(6 subjects)@ 

[According to Clause 4(d)(ii) of SIET Constitution]

            ME201      -           Control and Instrumentations

            ME202      -           Mechanics of Machines

            ME203      -           Fluid Mechanics 2

            ME204      -           Manufacturing Technology

            ME205      -           Thermodynamics

            ME206      -           Heat Transfer

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CertET or CertTS]

 

[@Study Materials leading to the USA-NCEES- FE Exam can be purchased online from various publishers, e.g. www.ppi2pass.com ; www.kaplanaecengineering.com ; www.barronsedu.com ]

 

          Electrical Engineering Specialization

            [Development is still in progress]

 

(D)        Examination Dates & Venues

.     There will be TWO examinations per year : JULY and DECEMBER.

These examinations will be held at Approved Examination Centres in Singapore and overseas depending on demand & availability of invigilation facilities.

 

Related Details:

 

(A)        Tuition Facilities

.        Tuition classes leading to the SIET – Professional Examinations will be provided at MOE/CPE registered PEIs in Singapore and other overseas training centres subject to the  approval by SIET.

 

 

(B)        Awards and Recognitions

a.       Certificate of Attendance : Participants who attend individual subjects as part of their ‘Continuing Professional Development (CPD)’ with at least 80% attendance will be awarded the SIET – Certificate of Attendance’.

b.      Certificate of Completion : Participants who attend individual subjects as part of their ‘Continuing Professional Development (CPD)’ with at least 80% attendance and passed the written examination will be awarded the SIET – Certificate of Completion’.

c.       Participants who have successfully passed all the Level 1 subjects will be recognized by SIET as satisfying the academic requirement for the grade of Associate Member (AMSIET).

d.      Participants who have successfully passed all the Level 2 subjects will be recognized by SIET as satisfying the academic requirement for the grade of Member (MSIET).

e.       Participants who have successfully passed all the Level 3 subjects will be recognized by SIET as satisfying the academic requirement for the grade of Fellow (FSIET).

f.       SIET - Certified Engineering Technologist (CertET) : Participants who passed the SIET Level 2 – Test of Professional Competency for registration as CertET [Report + Interview + a 1 –hour written Test (MCQs)] can be registered as SIET –Certified Technical Specialist (CertTS)

g.      SIET - Certified Technical Specialist : Participants who passed the SIET Level 3 – Test of Professional Competency for registration as CertTS [Report + Interview + a 2-hour written test (Case Studies))) can be registered as SIET –Certified Technical Specialist (CertTS)

 

 

SIET Fellowship Examination for Polytechnic Diploma holders in Engineering/Technology

[Management Stream]

[wef 1 July 2010]

 

(B)        Background

SIET Fellowship Examination  (Management Stream) are modeled according to the  following overseas examinations:

 

Specialization A – Facilities Management : based on the ‘Facilities Management Administrator (FMA)’ registration examination of USA-BOMI .

[website : www.bomi.org  ]

 

Specialization B – Financial Management : based on the professional examinations (CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting and CIMA – Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting) of the UK- Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).[website : www.cimaglobal.com ]

 

Specialization C – Logistics and Transport : based on professional examinations of the UK- Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (Professional Diploma). [website : www.ciltuk.org.uk ]

 

Specialization D – Quality Management : based on the professional examinations of the UK – The Chartered Quality Institute.(Diploma in Quality) [website : www.thecqi.org ]

 

(B)   Objectives

5.      To provide an alternative pathway for those Polytechnic Diploma graduates in Engineering who wish to upgrade themselves into the non-engineering disciplines.

6.      To act as the ‘Bridging Program’ for those Diploma graduates in Engineering who wish to pursue a Master Degree program in Management.

7.      Be adequately prepared to sit for SIET – Test of Professional Competency leading to SIET – Certified Technical Specialist (CertTS).

 

 

©     Examination Structure

          Level 3 – SIET Fellowship Examination (6 subjects) 

          [Management Stream]

[According to Clause 4(d)(ii) of SIET Constitution]

 

            .     2 common subjects plus 4 electives from one of the four specializations

 

          Two Common subjects (Compulsory):

            GDMT301            -           Management : Theory and Practice

            GDMT302            -           Quantitative Methods in Management

           

Specialization A – Facilities Management (4 subjects)

            GDFM301            -           Technologies for Facilities Management

            GDFM302            -           Facilities Planning and Project Management

            GDFM303            -           Environmental Health and Safety Issues

            GDFM304            -           Real Estate Investment and Finance

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CCertTS]

 

Specialization B – Financial Management (4 subjects)         

            GDMA301-          Enterprise Operations [CIMA – E1]

            GDMA302-          Performance Operations [CIMA – P1]

            GDMA303-          Financial Operations [CIMA – F1]

            GDMA304-          Financial Management [CIMA –F2]

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CertTS]

 

Specialization C – Logistics and Transport (4 sujects)

GDLT301-                        Supply Chain Management

            GDLT302-                        Production Planning

            GDLT303-                        Transport Operations

            GDLT304-                        Transport Planning Techniques

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CertTS]

 

Specialization D – Quality Management (4 subjects)

GDQM301-          Principles of Quality & Data Analysis [CQI-D1]

            GDQM302-          Quality Management [CQI-D2]

            GDQM303-          Tools and Techniques [CQI-D3]

            GDQM304-          Quality and Environmental Management [CQI-D6]

            GE300      -           The Engineer in Society

(incorporating Engineering Ethics)*

[* Optional : For those who are preparing for the SIET – Test of Professional Competency for Registration as CertTS]

 

(D)        Examination Dates & Venues

There will be TWO examinations per year : JULY and DECEMBER.

These examinations will be held at Approved Examination Centres in Singapore and overseas depending on demand & availability of invigilation facilities.

 

Related Details:

 

(C)        Tuition Facilities

.        Tuition classes leading to the SIET – Professional Examinations will be provided at MOE/CPE registered PEIs in Singapore and other overseas training centres subject to the  approval by SIET.

 

 

(D)        Awards and Recognitions

a.       Certificate of Attendance : Participants who attend individual subjects as part of their ‘Continuing Professional Development (CPD)’ with at least 80% attendance will be awarded the SIET – Certificate of Attendance’.

b.      Certificate of Completion : Participants who attend individual subjects as part of their ‘Continuing Professional Development (CPD)’ with at least 80% attendance and passed the written examination will be awarded the SIET – Certificate of Completion’.

c.       Participants who have successfully passed all the Level 3 subjects  will be recognized by SIET as satisfying the academic requirement for the grade of Fellow (FSIET).

d.      SIET - Certified Technical Specialist : Participants who passed the SIET Level 3 – Test of Professional Competency for registration as CertTS [Report + Interview + a 2-hour written test (Case Studies))) can be registered as SIET –Certified Technical Specialist (CertTS)

 

 

More details about SIET Professional Examinations can be obtained from SIET – Professional Activities Centre, 166A, Sims Avenue, Singapore 387485. Tel: (65) 6747 2854 Email: sietsg@singnet.com.sg