Diploma of Database Design and Development

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  • Duration:

    12 months

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  • Awarded by:

    Upskilled (RTO 40374)

  • Career Outcomes:

    Assistant Database Designer | Assistant Database Developer | Assistant Database Specialist |

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

The Diploma of Database Design and Development (ICT50515) course offered by Upskilled will give you the training to effectively design and develop ICT database systems.

Studying this IT course, you will gain foundational skills in core design and development competencies. You will also be able to specialise your education by choosing electives in business needs analysis, quality assurance or project management.

Qualify for tomorrow with Upskilled's Diploma of Database Design and Development


There are no formal entry requirements for this course; anyone can apply!

What You’ll Learn

In this IT course, the units of competency you will study include:

  • ICTICT502 – Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
  • ICTDBS502 – Design a database
  • ICTPRG425 – Use structured query language
  • ICTICT418 – Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTSAD502 – Model data processes
  • ICTNWK514 – Model preferred system solutions
  • ICTPRG509 – Build using rapid application development
  • ICTSAD501 – Model data objects
  • ICTSUS601 – Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
  • ICTSAD505 – Develop technical requirements for business solutions
  • ICTPRG528 – Perform ICT data conversion
  • ICTSAS502 – Establish and maintain client user liaison
  • ICTDBS603 – Determine suitability of database functionality and scalability
  • ICTSAD506 – Produce a feasibility report
  • ICTPMG501 – Manage ICT projects
  • ICTPMG606 – Manage ICT project quality
  • ICTICT511 – Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
  • ICTPRG511 – Monitor and support data conversion to new ICT system
  • ICTICT509 – Gather data to identify business requirements
  • ICTSAS505 – Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans

Upskilled may make changes to this course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or meet other regulatory requirements.

Why study with Upskilled?

Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that delivers innovative, effective and accredited courses at a certificate and diploma level. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, Upskilled partners with businesses and career-minded individuals to achieve amazing outcomes.

Upskilled understand the impacts of the digital age and are committed to delivering a premier online training experience that will revolutionise the way you learn. Choose from over 100 qualifications across more than 20 disciplines and start chasing your dream career today. With Upskilled, you're qualifying for tomorrow!

Student Support

As a student of Upskilled, you will have access to continued support, advice and guidance from your online trainer via phone or email. Your trainer will give you valuable feedback on your assessments and help you with your course material. Additional support with your study is also available during out-of-work hours via phone or Skype.

Upskilled recognise that learning is an interaction. For that reason, they've put in place the right tools that deliver effective skills learning and are interactive too. By understanding how people systemise information effectively, Upskilled has been able to develop online programs that make study natural, rewarding, and fun.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Database Design and Development (ICT50515) from Upskilled.

Upon completion of this IT course you will have the database design skills to be a valuable asset to your workplace.

Curious about where a career in information technology could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Upskilled offers a choice of two convenient payment options to help make studying more affordable:

Option 1 – Save 15% when you pay upfront 
Total course cost: $4,680 (down from $5,550)

Option 2 – 24-month interest free payment plan
No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $53 a week!