The course is going to present basics on database analysis and design. Also, students will be provided with tools and programs to implement databases. We will discuss the general methodology to create databases on PCs and on the Web, including query language and desgin techniques. At the end of this course, students will be able to design and create databases.
The course aims at covering basics on database design and providing students with the needed capabilities to create and manage databases for network applications.
AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES
The students will acquire an adequate level of knowledge and capabilities in understanding database analysis and design.
The students will be able to apply acquired notions and wil have problem solving capabilities in the field of database and database management systems.
Data and information
Information management systems
Database and database management systems
Logical and conceptual data models
From analysis to design
Database in a client/serve architecture with PHP/MySQL
Hands on laboratory
R.A. Elmasri, S.B. Navathe, Fundamentals of Database Systems Ed. Pearson, 2016.
Office hours: On lectures' days, at the Savona Universtity Campus. On appointment, at the Department DIBRIS in Genoa.
MAURO COCCOLI (President)
GIANNI VIARDO VERCELLI
Quizzes and project work.
The quizzes aim to proving that the students have become proficient in database theory and have acquired analysis skills.
The project work aims to proving that the students have acquired database design capabilities and skills in using database management system programs.