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CSE2132 - Database systems

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology

Leader: David Taniar


Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)


Introduction to the concepts necessary for planning, designing, using and implementing database systems. Database design. Structures and techniques underlying databases: file organisations, data structures, index structures. The database concept: data sharing, related data, data independence, data integrity, data dictionary. Relational databases: referential and entity integrity, SQL data definition, creating and amending tables and rows, data manipulation, distributed database, data warehousing and data mining.


Examination (2 hours): 60%
Practical work: 40%

Contact hours

One 2-hour lecture and one 2-hour tutorial per week


BUS2112, CSE2138, CSE2180, CSE3180, CSC3161, CSE3316, IMS2112, FIT1004, BUS3112, GCO2815, CPE2005, IMS1907, CSE2316, MMS2801