Data and Database Systems

Date: 11 Apr 2023 | 9am-5.30pm | Classroom Learning

Duration: 1 Day

Course Overview

With the advent of digitalization of functions in organizations, increasingly more and more digital data are created and stored. Data is now the oil that drives organizational business intelligence for greater value. It is collected, stored, extracted, analyzed and reported. Traditionally, database systems have been used to store them for the purposes. With the advancement in database technologies, new ways of storing data have been proposed to store and process, particularly, big data. This course teaches the concepts of data, big data, and database systems for managing data as well as big data.

This module is part of Professional Certificate in Database Management.

Course Objectives

This course will equip learners with the following competencies:

  • Learn what is data and big data
  • Learn the types of database structure
  • Learn the types of relationships in databases
  • Learn to determine which database is right for an organization
  • Learn what is NoSQL or non-relational database
  • Build a strong foundation in managing data and big data in organizations

    Who Should Attend

    Data Analysts, Business Analysts


    At least a polytechnic diploma.

    Course Convener

    (Click their photos to view their short biographies)

    eeeee Samantha Sow

    Ms Samantha SowMs Samantha Sow

    Course Fees

    Singapore Citizens
    39 years old or younger
    40 years old or older
    Singapore PRs
    Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
    International Participants

    Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

    Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

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    Course Code:
    TGS-2022012370 (Classroom Learning)
    TGS- 2022012368 (Synchronous e-learning)

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    Course Fee Breakdown


    Singapore Citizens

    Singapore Citizens

    39 years old or younger

    Singapore Citizen

    40 years old or older
    Singapore PRs
    Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
    International Participants