EGIT534 Data Governance and Data Architecture

(Semester 1/2019)

M.Sc. (Information Technology Management)- Mahidol University

Course Structure
Description This course will provide comprehensive body-of-knowledge of data governance including:
  • Data management and Data governance principles
  • Data ethics
  • Data stewardship
  • Related laws and regulations
  • Data architecture
  • Data modeling and design
  • Data storage and operations
  • Data security and data privacy
  • Data integration and interoperability
  • Document and content management
  • Reference and master data
  • Data warehouse, business intelligence, data science, and big data analytics
  • Metadata management
  • Data quality management
  • Organizational role expectation and change management
  • Data governance maturity model and data governance framework.



Earley S, Henderson D. DAMA-DMBOK: Data Management Body of Knowledge. Bradley Beach, NJ: Technics Publications; 2017.

Ladley, J. Data Governance: How to Design, Deploy and Sustain an Effective Data Governance Program. Morgan Kaufmann, 2012.

Instructors Asst.Prof.Dr.Sotarat Thammaboosadee
- CIMP (Certified Information Managment Professional)- Data Governance
- RapidMiner Certified Analyst / Machine Learning Master / Data Engineering Master

Office: R303
Class Schedule Semester 1/2019
Sunday 9.00-12.00
Prerequisite None

Tentative Course Schedule
Week Date Lectures Remark
1 18-Aug-19  Course Introduction
Data Management and Data Governance Principles
2 25-Aug-19 Data Handling Ethics  
3 1-Sep-19 Data Governance: Key Concepts and Business Case  
4 22-Sep-19 Data Architecture  
5 22-Sep-19
(1pm - 4pm)
Data Modeling and Design  
6 29-Sep-19 Data Storage and Operations  
7 29-Sep-19
(1pm - 4pm)
Data Security and Data Privacy Report#1 assignment
8 19-Oct-19
(Sat 9am - 12pm)
Data Integration and Interopability  
9 27-Oct-19 Document and Content Management  
10 27-Oct-19
(1pm - 4pm)
Reference and Master Data
11 17-Nov-19 Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, Data Science, and Big Data Report#1 submission due date
12 1-Dec-19 Metadata Management Report#2 assignent
13 1-Dec-19
(1pm - 4pm)
Data Quality Management  
14 8-Dec-19 Organizational Role Expectation and Change Management  
15 8-Dec-19
(1pm - 4pm)
Data Governance Maturity Model and Data Governance Framework  

Note: TBA


Grades will be based on points earned from reports, in-class discussion, and attendance as follow:

Score Grade
[80,100] A
[70,80) B+
[0,70) Further consideration


Each class is 3-hour length, including break and 20-minute discussion. Some discussion will be given the their related articles prior the class.

Both attendance and discussion participation are required and scored for each students. The students must attend at least 12 times to be qualified for certification (for guest registration) / grading (for regular registration).

There are two reports for this course. The first and the second report will be assigned on week no. 7 and 12 respectively. The submission due date will be informed later.

All submitted works must be sent to

Students who register as guest will be given an attendance certification with grading if they are qualified above conditions.