Leader: S Teng
Gippsland First semester 2005 (Day)
Gippsland First semester 2005 (OCL)
Thailand First semester 2005 (OCL)
Synopsis: Overview of database management systems; DBMS file structures; introduction to the relational model; relational algebra and calculus, query optimization; normalisation and relational design; ER modelling, object-oriented modelling, advanced features of the relational model; Database Design Language; physical database design; fourth-generation environment; database administration, database recovery and current trends in the field. Relational query languages; SQL; embedded SQL. Transaction management; concurrency control; introduction to distributed, object-oriented and object-relational database systems.
Assessment: Assignments: 40% + Examination (3 hours): 60%