Business Databases

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business Databases

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Administration, Business Management, Computer Info Systems, Information Sciences

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

    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.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This 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.

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.