- Subject notes
Learning and Teaching Methods
The subject will be delivered through a combination of lectures and workshops. Students will also complete an assignment which will reinforce the material covered in class.
Indicative Key Learning Resources
Whilst there is no single text for this subject, students would be encouraged to utilize one of the many Database textbooks available, there are a number of these in the Library. Additional readings will be made available as necessary via the LMS.
This subject is one of the building blocks for most careers in IT. A database makes the management of information possible and is one of the most prominently used technologies within all organisations.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Major Computer Science Informal specialisation Science-credited subjects - new generation B-SCI and B-ENG. Informal specialisation Computer Science Major Spatial Systems Informal specialisation Bachelor of Design Elective Subjects Informal specialisation Selective subjects for B-BMED Specialisation (formal) Software with Business Specialisation (formal) Software Specialisation (formal) Spatial
- Breadth options
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
- Available to Study Abroad and Exchange students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad.