Data Protection Principles in Asia Part 4 - Taiwan, China

Programme Code: CRS-N-0046427


This module is part of the Advanced Certificate in Data Protection Principles programme.

This module provides participants with an indepth understanding of common themes between Taiwan and China data protection and privacy laws and regulations and how to apply them. participants will learn legal requirements and mechanisms for handling and transferring data across these jurisdictions.


Next Course Starts On25 Jul 2019 (Thu) See Full Schedule
Fee SGD2140.00* (as low as SGD242.00* after maximum funding) Learn more

2 days



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Learning Objectives

What You Will Be Learning:

  • Understand Taiwan Data Protection Law and Practices
  • Understand China Data Protection Requirements and Practices, in particular the Personal Information Security Principles
  • Gain insights to common themes among jurisdictions and principle frameworks
  • Learn legal requirements and mechanisms for handling and transferring data across these jurisdictions.

Who Should Attend

All employees who need to have an understanding of data protection and legal requirements and frameworks for Hong Kong, Taiwan, China. More specific the following roles could be interested: Data Protection Officer, Privacy Officer, Legal Officer / Compliance Officer, Security Officer, Business Continuity Manager or personnel with regional oversight data protection responsibilities. 


Course assessment will be based on classroom exercises, case studies and project presentation. 

Fees and Funding

SkillsFuture Series 

Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees for employees of SMEs who are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents

Workfare Training Support Scheme ("WTS")
Up to 95% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above (13 years and above for persons with disabilities) earning a monthly income of not more than S$2,000.

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via

Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect.

Nett fees payable per participant after SSG Funding:

  • S$642 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$242 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Full Fee: S$2,140 per participant (including GST).


Start Date(s)
Intake Information
intake 125 - 26 July 2019 (Open for Registration)


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