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 dr. G. Azzopardi
Docent(en) S.C. de Ruiter , G.P.G. van der Weijde
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
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