Module Certificate

Database Development

Module Code: ICT2026
Duration: 36 hours
Course Fee: $ 3,920
VTC Staff/Student/Alumni: $ 3,330
Member of Supporting Organization: $ 3,330
Early Birds: $ 3,330

Intended Learning Outcomes

On completion of the module, students are expected to be able to:

  • identify the needs of using databases in business applications;
  • determine the structure and operational use of database management system for simple business systems;
  • design and implement a relational database system for simple business systems;
  • apply appropriate DDL statements to define a database schema based on the specifications of a case study scenario; and
  • apply appropriate DML statements to insert, update, delete and select records based on a set of data entry and retrieval requirements.

Entry Requirements

  • The minimum entry requirements for the course should be five HKCEE passes including English Language and Chinese language (Level 2 or above), or equivalent and subject to a satisfactory interview or aptitude test; or
  • Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 23 or above with at least two years' relevant working experience, can be admitted and subject to a satisfactory interview or aptitude test.


A Module Certificate is awarded upon completion of the module, i.e. pass the assessment and attend with an attendance rate of not less than 70% of the module.