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CP5520 - Advanced Databases and Applications

Credit points: 03
Year: 2018
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 52
Census Date 02-Aug-2018
Coordinator: Dr Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Mr Alan Siow.
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 05-Apr-2018
    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 29-Nov-2018
      Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Hossein Ghodosi
      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 02-Aug-2018
        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.