Short Course Online

Introduction to Database Design (Online)

La Trobe University

14 days
850 AUD/full
850 AUD/full
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At the Introduction to Database Design (Online) program from La Trobe University, you will learn how to fundamentally manage data and design a relational database using EER diagram, transformation and normalisation to ensure your data is organised in a way that is easily understood by a range of audiences.


Key Features

Completing our online short courses is a great way to gain crucial skills in a flexible format so that you can advance in your cybersecurity career sooner.

What makes La Trobe University’s short courses unique is that they are stackable. Via successful completion of multiple specified relevant short courses, you can gain advanced standing for recognised prior learning for up to half the credit points required for completion of the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma of Cybersecurity at La Trobe.

Upon successful completion of this Introduction to Database Design (Online) program from La Trobe University, you’ll be able to:

  • Design a relational database using an ER or EER diagram and use a transformation process to map the ER or EER diagram to a relational database design.
  • Evaluate database design in terms of data anomalies and redundancies by applying the appropriate normalization techniques.
  • Evaluate the possible risks and ethical and social considerations relevant to designed systems.

Programme Structure

  • Upskill to reach your ultimate cybersecurity career goals.
  • Position yourself to access roles with a higher salary and greater responsibility.
  • Practice in La Trobe’s virtual cyber intelligence lab, a controlled environment that mimics today’s complex cyber settings.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 days

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5 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome students from any background to apply for the undergraduate courses, no matter what your experience.
  • Our postgraduate short courses are suited to students with existing experience in IT or cybersecurity.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    850 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 AUD for the full programme during 14 days.
  • National

    850 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 AUD for the full programme during 14 days.


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