Area of Study
Business, Business Administration, Business Management, Computer Info Systems, Information Sciences
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis course aims to provide you with an introduction to the concepts, design techniques and technology for the storage and management of data. It provides a context and background to the database development process, and in particular relational database design. It examines the principles of conceptual and logical modelling in database design, and provides skills in using database management systems. In particular the course will include a substantial laboratory component using an industrial-strength Database Management system (DBMS). In addition, you will gain experience of working in small self-directed groups applying interpersonal communication, project management and quality assurance skills.
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.