Database Management Systems


This module is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required in order to manage and configure a database management system. . 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a detailed understanding of the theoretical aspects and principles upon which modern DBMS systems are based.

  2. Demonstrate a  knowledge and understanding of the role and functions of a Database Administrator (DBA) in the areas such as user management, DB security and recovery.

  3. Use SQL and database management tools to build and manage applications in a relational database environment.

  4. Effectively and autonomously design, develop and interrogate a Cloud based Database.

  5. Store data in a secure (encrypted) format in a database

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