|China - Guangxi UST||N/A|
|Papua New Guinea - IBSU Port Moresby||N/A|
Provides the student with an overall understanding of database concepts and theory. Students will learn how to design and build a database, from data analysis to mapping a specific database model. The relational model is emphasised and introduced using structured queried language (SQL) for creating and manipulating databases.
- Database fundamentals
- Introduction to relational databases
- Creating databases
- SQL scripts
- Data modelling
- Introduction to database web apps
- Advanced database design
- Client server databases
- More web applications
- Database administration and warehousing
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||list and explain the terminology of the relational database model|
|2||analyse business information requirements using entity relationship diagrams (ERD)|
|3||analyse a data model (ERD) into a logical database design with normalised relations|
|4||design, develop, test and prove the functionality of a database|
|5||construct, write and execute SQL queries|
|6||explain the necessary steps to develop an effective physical database design|
|7||explain the main functions of database administration and data warehouses.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- list and explain the terminology of the relational database model
- analyse business information requirements using entity relationship diagrams (ERD)
- analyse a data model (ERD) into a logical database design with normalised relations
- design, develop, test and prove the functionality of a database
- construct, write and execute SQL queries
- explain the necessary steps to develop an effective physical database design
- explain the main functions of database administration and data warehouses.
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Teaching and assessment
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