Database and UML Modelling

Kingston University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Database and UML Modelling

  • Host University

    Kingston University

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Computer Programming, Computer Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Successful completion of introductory level process and data modelling.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Content:

    The module builds on the requirements, process and data modelling skills introduced in
    the level 4 module. Requirements and process modelling will be taken through the
    design stage with the development of different UML design models through to the
    implementation phase. The development of conceptual data models will be covered in
    more depth and developed for database design and implementation.

    Autumn Semester content: Database design methods, tools and technology, the skills
    required to design and implement a database and your ability to evaluate and choose
    the most appropriate technology for implementing database systems.

    Spring Semester content: Study object-oriented method for the analysis and design of
    software systems. To introduce techniques and models used in object oriented analysis
    and design.

    Teaching: Lectures and workshops.

    Assessment:
    STUDY OPTION 1:
    ? UML Coursework (20%), Database & SQL Coursework (20%), Workshop Exercises
    (10%)
    ? Exam ? 60 MCQ (50%)
    STUDY OPTION 2 OR 3:
    ? Coursework (100%).

    Study Option 1 = Whole Year
    Study Option 2 = Autumn
    Study Option 3 = Spring/summer

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