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CP5520 - Advanced Databases and Applications

[Offered in odd-numbered years in JCU Singapore. ]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

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
Coordinator: Dr Kyungmi Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Mrs Sonal Aneel.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
  • assessment and self-directed study
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
Coordinator: Dr Kyungmi Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Mr Jeyaseelan Thirunavukarasu.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
  • assessment and self-directed study
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 Kyungmi Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
  • assessment and self-directed study
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 Kyungmi Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
  • assessment and self-directed study
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 Kyungmi Joanne Lee
Lecturer: Dr Cue Nguyen.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 36 hours lectures - As per subject guide
  • assessment and self-directed study
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.