Access - Introduction

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course
Unit Code
Business Services
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 1 day / 6 hours (catering provided)
Course Cost
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)
9am to 4pm

Contact the Short Course Hotline to express your interest in this course.
Phone: 1300 657 261
Fax: 1300 094 661

Course Overview

This course will teach you how to create and manage databases using Microsoft Access. It is ideal for people who work in a variety of tasks and occupations where the collection and organisation of data is important.

Course structure

In this course you will learn about:

  • Access 2003 orientation
  • Database theory
  • Database design
  • Relational databases
  • Setting table relationships
  • Adding relational records
  • Importing records
  • Working with records
  • Relational queries
  • Relational select queries
  • Creating forms
  • Creating reports
  • Getting help.
Is this course right for me?

This course is designed for people who want to learn about databases and how to use Microsoft Access to create and manage databases.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course students will receive a Statement of Participation.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course, however, you should have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system as you will be required to start applications, work with and copy files, and locate file folders.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


There is no assessment for this course.

Course Times

Semester 1 2014 Short Course dates will be released in January.