Database Development for the Cloud

INF10022 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 112 Hours

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

1 Mar 21 - 30 May 21

6 Jul 21

Last self enrolment:
14 Mar 21

31 Mar 21

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Apr 21

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