Introduction to Databases

  • Qualification:

    Course Unit

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    6 weeks

  • Start date:

    May & October 2019

  • Awarded by:

    Monash University

Course UnitCourse unit
Work towards a qualification one subject at a time, or complete a stand-alone course unit for personal interest or professional development. You may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for studying this unit.

Course Rundown

If you’re interested in data management and ready to take your IT career to a new level, why not try a six-week single-unit data science course with Monash Online? Their Introduction to Databases single course unit is a great place to start.

This course delves deep into organisational data management, exploring the analysis, design and implementation of relational database technology. Over six weeks of online study, you’ll learn the theory underpinning relational database models, and put it into practice through the design, construction and development of a database.

Through Monash Online, you’ll be studying for around 22 hours a week, completing a combination of online group sessions and personal study from the comfort of your own home. So what are you waiting for? Take the next step on your IT career or education path today.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

What You’ll Learn

This is a single-unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in data science.

Why study with Monash University?

Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.

Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.

Student Support

As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.

Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.

Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will have a stronger working knowledge of the theoretical and practical elements of relational databases.

Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit toward a full qualification.*

*Subject to course entry requirements

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The fee for this course unit is $4,062.50