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CP5520 - Advanced Databases and Applications

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

The aim of this subject is to provide an understanding of the importance of database technology in today's society and how they can use this technology to manage their own data requirements. The subject will include a detailed discussion of the storage and retrieval techniques for efficient processing of data.

Learning Outcomes

  • understand the issues involved in the operation of a DBMS including transaction management, concurrency control and recovery;
  • have an understanding of different DBMS architectures including distributed databases and client/server systems;
  • understand the issues involved in the database design, data storage, indexing and query processing;
  • attain some knowledge of new database developments including data warehouses, data mining and internet databases.
Assumed
Knowledge:
Students enrolling in this subject should have successfully complete CP1500 or have acquired equivalent knowledge through other study or professional experience.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP3020

Availabilities

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Contact hours:
  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
    Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%); minor research report (20%).

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
    Census Date 05-Dec-2019
    Contact hours:
    • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
      Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%); minor research report (20%).

      JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
      Census Date 11-Apr-2019
      Coordinator: Dr Joanne Lee
      Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
      Contact hours:
      • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
        Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%); minor research report (20%).

        JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
        Census Date 05-Dec-2019
        Coordinator: Dr Joanne Lee
        Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
        Contact hours:
        • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
          Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%); minor research report (20%).

          JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
          Census Date 08-Aug-2019
          Coordinator: Dr Joanne Lee
          Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
          Contact hours:
          • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
            Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%); minor research report (20%).

            Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.