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Diploma of Database Design & Development/Diploma of Systems Analysis & Design

ICT50515/ICT50815

This double diploma made up of two nationally recognised courses will give you the skills to analyse business requirements, undertake modelling of solutions, create specifications and design and develop databases and IT systems.

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At a glance

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Provider

OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
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Recognition

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Meets membership requirements for Australian Computer Society as a Provisional Associate (AACS Prov).

Prerequisites

Certificate IV in relevant IT field OR 2 years in an IT role.
If you pay using VET FEE-HELP you need to provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy test.

Location

Online

Course length
Self-paced (e.g. 17 hrs a week = finish in 1 year, 9 hrs a week = finish in 2 years). Complete within 2 years.
Study mode

Online

Assessment
Online quizzes, written assignments & practical assessments
Start date

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Provider
OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Payment options

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Price
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Prerequisites

  • Certificate IV in Information Technology Support (specialising in Database Support) (preferred); OR
  • Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design; OR
  • 2 years full-time experience in an IT role, at the level of Certificate IV in Information Technology or above in the area of database administration; OR
  • Certificate IV in Information Technology in the areas of information systems development or systems support; OR
  • 2 years full-time experience in an IT role, at the level of Certificate IV in Information Technology or above in the areas of information systems development or systems support

If you pay for the course using a VET FEE-HELP government loan, you need to:

  • provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (from an Australian agency), OR
  • successfully complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) test.

What you'll learn

You'll develop the knowledge and skills to:

  • Conduct systems analysis
  • Design and develop databases
  • Meet IT needs for businesses
  • Develop detailed test plans
  • Model data objects
  • Produce technical solutions
  • Use structured query language

Resources required

You will need reliable internet access with at least 2GB of data per month. An Apple computer is not suitable for this course.

Course structure

22 units

Core units

  1. ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics & privacy in an IT environment

  2. ICTICT401 - Determine & confirm client business requirements

  3. ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements

  4. ICTICT510 - Determine appropriate ICT strategies & solutions

  5. ICTPRG425 - Use structured query language

  6. ICTSAD506 - Produce a feasibility report

  7. ICTSUS6233A - Integrate sustainability in ICT planning & design projects

  8. BSBADM502 - Manage meetings

  9. ICTICT511 - Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise

  10. ICTNWK514 - Model preferred system solutions

  11. ICTSAD501 - Model data objects

  12. ICTSAD502 - Model data processes

  13. ICTDBS502 - Design a database

  14. ICTICT502 - Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications

  15. ICTPRG514 - Prepare for software development using rapid application development

  16. ICTTEN5204A - Produce technical solutions from business specifications

  17. ICTSAS513 - Develop detailed test plans

  18. ICTICT403 - Apply software development methodologies

  19. ICTICT514 - Identify & manage the implementation of current industry-specific technologies

  20. ICTPRG509 - Build using rapid application development

  21. ICTSAS502 - Establish & maintain client user liaison

  22. ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans

Support and delivery

When you study online with OTEN, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.

Recognition

After graduation, you'll be eligible for membership of the Australian Computer Society at the grade of Provisional Associate (AACS Prov). With an additional two years of experience in IT, you'll be eligible for upgrade to Associate (AACS). 

Payment options

There are 3 ways you can pay for this course:

1. Study now pay later – VET FEE-HELP

If you are eligible, you can pay for this course through the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP loan scheme.

This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:

2. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

3. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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