Business Database Management II

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business Database Management II

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Business, Computer Science, Management of Technology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

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

    This module aims to familiarise the student with all aspects of database deployment in the modern business environment. It aims to ensure that the student has a sound grasp of key database technologies and software architectures and their environments and how these support on business processes and systems. The module gives the student a practical understanding of database deployment. It provides the student with the practical skills which will allow them to understand all aspects of database management from the point of view of provision of timely information to key business processes.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the software architecture of a major database management system which is deployed widely in industry.
    2. Apply the development lifecycle of software applications which use database technology. The student will be familiar with the design and implementation and rollout stages of such applications.
    3. Design and build basic database applications using a variety of interfaces to the database (e.g. SQL, PHP)
    4. Interact with a large database management system and ancillary application systems

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.