University of Technology Sydney

41091 Data Systems

Requisite(s): 48024 Programming 2 OR 41082 Introduction to Data Engineering

Fields of practice: Data Engineering program



This subject introduces the concepts of systems engineering for complex, data-centric systems. It explores the lifecycle of data-centric systems from initial design through to system development, then production and ongoing management. Students learn about Extract, Transform, Load processes for building data pipelines, using Python for data engineering and reporting, the Hadoop ecosystem and cloud infrastructure providers of data systems. The subject is project based. Students do a combination of workshops on data engineering topics and project work as a team.

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Autumn session, City campus

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