20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: The course provides an introduction to both the theoretical and practical aspects of relational database design. The course is divided into database design lectures and database implementation practical sessions. Practical sessions use Microsoft Access and Oracle to illustrate the principles and practice of relational database design. The course also provides an overview of emerging database concepts such as object-orientated and distributed databases.

Staff Contact: John Bennett
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Laboratory work, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Lab work
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