ICT713 Advanced Database Design and Development


Grad Dip IT Core
M IT Core

This subject examines advanced areas of database design, implementation, and management. There is a strong emphasis on functional design and database implementation. Students will create and compare data and database design models with Entity Relationship Diagrams (ERDs) and Extended Entity Relationship Diagrams (EERDs). Strategies for data and database administration (DBA) for managerial, technical, and security roles are highlighted. The subject will also cover advanced topics including databases over the Internet, cloud data services, transaction management, database performance, distributed databases, business intelligence for decision making, big data, and NoSQL.