Introduction to Information Systems

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode INBIIS-08
Vaknaam Introduction to Information Systems
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Introduction to Information Systems
Leerdoelen To gain understanding of and skills in the design, realization, and use of databases; to acquire skills in the ORM-method for analysing and designing a database as well as in formulating questions and transactions in the SQL language; get acquainted with some other (modeling) aspects of databases.
Omschrijving Databases, users, database management systems and architectures; ORM modelling for the conceptual design of databases; data abstraction and semantic data modelling; the relational data model, integrity constraints and update operations, mapping ORM designs to the relational model; the SQL language; capita selecta.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm Hoorcollege (LC), Practisch werk (PRC), Werkcollege (T)
(Four hours of lectures per week. Additionally, in the first 4 weeks there will be 2 hours of tutorial sessions, and in the last 4 weeks there will be 2 hours of practicals per week. Self-study in total 92 hrs.)
(The final grade is the grade of the exam (possibly raised with a bonus for the homework assignments), on condition that the practical assignments received a pass mark.)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator Guest lecturer
Docent(en) Guest lecturer
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Information Modeling and Relational Databases, 2nd Ed. 2008, by Morgan Kaufmann Publishers. Terry Halpin
Entreevoorwaarden Advisable: Logic
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Informatica 2 semester I b verplicht
BSc Kunstmatige Intelligentie 3 semester I b keuze