Diploma of Database Design and Development
Program your ideas into action
Do you have a sharp analytical mind? Do you enjoy working behind the scenes to solve complex problems?
The Diploma of Database Design and Development will provide you with the skills and knowledge to proficiently design and develop ICT database systems. You’ll develop a strong foundation in design and development competencies, with the opportunity to additionally study business needs analysis, quality assurance and project management.
Should I enrol?
If you’d like to develop your programming and coding skills, this course is for you.
What will I learn?
- Essential skills in planning, managing and maintaining database management systems;
- Basic design and development competencies;
- How to organise data, provide support and develop security procedures.
How will I learn?
You will study online at your own pace. You’ll be required to complete written, practical and oral assignments. This course is paced over a 12-month period; however, there are no time constraints and you can take longer. You’ll receive full trainer support during your studies.
What are the entry requirements?
TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘academic suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. This is determined by either:-
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or,
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of a Certificate IV qualification (or above) or,
- The student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy.
What are my career prospects?
Database designers specialise in designing, creating and managing data collected in databases, with possible roles including database designer, developer or specialist. Creative problem solvers with strong analytical skills generally excel in this field.
How much is the course?
The maximum tuition fee for this course is $10,000. We offer a number of flexible payment options sure to suit your needs, including:
- 24 month interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months.
- VET Study Loan – Australian Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later.
VET Study Loan is available
VET Study Loan is an Australian Government loan program available to Australian citizens. For this Diploma of Database, Design and Development you can borrow a $10,000 VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold. You will study 19 units as listed below.
|ICTDBS502||Design a database|
|ICTICT502||Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications|
|ICTNWK514||Model preferred system solutions|
|ICTPRG425||Use structured query language|
|ICTPRG509||Build using rapid application development|
|ICTSAD501||Model data objects|
|ICTSAD502||Model data processes|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements|
|ICTICT511||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise|
|ICTDBS603||Determine suitability of database functionality and scalability|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment|
|ICTSAS505||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans|
|ICTPRG511||Monitor and support data conversion to new ICT system|
|ICTPRG528||Perform ICT data conversion|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ICT projects|
|ICTSAD506||Produce a feasibility report|
|ICTSAD505||Develop technical requirements for business solutions|
|ICTSUS601||Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects|
|ICTPMG606||Manage ICT project quality|
|ICTSAS502||Establish and maintain client user liaison|
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