Database Development for the Cloud

INF10022 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 112 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23

Aims and objectives

This unit prepares students to demonstrate knowledge of designing and developing database systems on cloud infrastructure. Students will undertake the basics of create, read, update and delete of database records. This unit will also discuss basic architecture and potential use cases for the setup of database systems for the collection, analysing and presenting data.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Understand essential database requirements to perform data manipulation
2. Perform create, read, update and delete tasks to data set
3. Analyse requirements and conduct ETL of large datasets in the cloud
4. Determine appropriate database management system type for cloud deployment
5. Use tools to ensure optimization of dynamic datasets