Perform BASIC Programming Interface on Electronic Devices




Duration: 32 Hours


This module is developed to enable learners to acquire knowledge and skills to carry out interfacing between microcomputer and electronic devices.

Course Objective:

On completion of this module, learners will be able to perform BASIC programming interface on Electronic Devices.

Course Outline:

The knowledge and skills covered in this module include:


  • Select the appropriate electronic devices for interfacing with the microcomputer according to work instructions
  • Carry out the connection between electronics device and microcomputer according to work instructions
  • Develop BASIC program for interfacing electronic devices according to work instructions
  • Perform testing on the interface system according to work instructions
  • Recommend improvements to the program and the system setup according to work instructions


  • Define Interfacing
  • Criteria for identifying Interface
  • Factor in selecting appropriate electronic devices
  • Concepts of programming language
  • Types of Programming language
  • Types of Variable
  • Factor in selecting appropriate variables
  • Methods for identifying Basic Instruction
  • Types of Error Messages

For Whom:

Suitable for Line or Team Leaders, Technicians, Supervisors and Engineers.

Entry Requirements:

Participants are assumed to:

  • Have completed ‘O' Level or equivalent; or
  • Have the ability of:
    • Basic knowledge of the Singapore Workplace Safety and Health requirements;
    • Follow written and oral work instructions;
    • Listen, read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) level 5;
    • Manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to Employability Skills System (ESS) level 5.

Training Medium:

This module is conducted in English.

Training Methodology:

This module is delivered through lectures, group activities and demonstration.

Assessment Methodology:

Practical and oral/written assessments are conducted at the end of the training module.


An individual who completes a module will be awarded a Statement of Attainment (SOA). If an individual completes the required number of modules at the various levels, he/she will be awarded a WSQ Qualification.

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