Web Database Applications

Qualification: Undergraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: RMIT University
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About this unit

On completion of this online Web Database Applications unit from Open Universities Australia and RMIT University you should be able to analyse and model requirements and constraints for the purpose of designing and implementing web database systems.

Your skills will also include designing and implementing a web database system that accommodates specified requirements and constraints, based on modelling or requirements specification.

You will also be able to explain complex web database application concepts, relevant alternatives and decision recommendations to IT specialists, via professional technical reports and presentations.

You will be able to work effectively in different roles, to form, manage, and successfully produce outcomes from teams whose members may have diverse cultural backgrounds and life circumstances, and differing levels of technical experience.

Eligibility

It’s recommended that you have completed the following unit or have equivalent knowledge before starting this unit:

  • Database Concepts

And one of the following two units:

  • Programming 2 (Java)
  • Web Programming

Areas of study

In this Web Database Applications unit, the topics you will study include:

  • HTTP and the beb
  • Web Applications
  • Git workflow
  • Querying web databases
  • User-driven Querying
  • Templates
  • Validation and sessions
  • Model-view-controller
  • Group workflow
  • Writing to databases
  • Authentication and security
  • Web optimisation and performance

Course pathways

This unit is an approved elective in the following course:

  • Bachelor of Technology (Computing Studies), RMIT University

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

This unit will give you a well-rounded education in web database applications, from design and conceptualising, to implementation and troubleshooting. You will be able to use your skills to explain complex web application concepts and decisions to a larger support team of IT specialists.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in this Web Database Applications from RMIT University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

 

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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