Faculty of Information Technology
|Faculty||Faculty of Information Technology|
|Offered||Caulfield First semester 2013 (Evening)|
Caulfield Second semester 2013 (Day)
Database concepts and models, relational database management systems, semantic data modelling, entities and entity relationship modelling, normalisation, user requirements specification, database specification. Storage media and data organisation, logical data structures: linear and non-linear. Physical database implementation, integrity, backup, recovery, security. Structured Query Language, database administration. Current topics; distributed database, data warehousing, Object-oriented database.
At the completion of this unit students will:
Examination (2 hours): 50%; In-semester assessment: 50%
2 hrs lectures/wk, 2 hrs laboratories/wk