Data Modelling


This 5-credit module is intended to introduce students to data design and modelling using a database technology in the context of the business environment.

Learning Outcomes

  1. have a knowledge and understanding of the relational model and relational database design techniques; 

  2. have an understanding of the usefulness of database systems in an SME environment;

  3. contribute to the design, implementation, and operation of a database management system typical to the business sector.

  4. plan and design a database using Entity Relationship Modelling

  5. normalise a set of entities

  6. discuss data integrity and security concepts

% Coursework 30%
% Final Exam 70%