Leader: M.V. Ramakrishna
Caulfield Second semester 2005 (Day)
Synopsis: This unit is a second unit in databases, and looks at the design and implementation issues of database management systems. Record, file and index structures are dealt with at the basic level. Higher level details of consistency, atomicity and durability are introduced along with modern trends in databases.
Assessment: Examination (2 hours): 50% + Programming: 10% + Homework assignments: 20% + Midterm test: 20%
Contact Hours: Four hours per week
Prohibitions: CFR3203, COT3000