ELEN7055 Database Systems

School running course: 
Electrical & Information Engineering
Year of Study: 
5
Syllabus: 
  • Large information models are an important component in many modern engineering applications. The unit covers the principles underlying information modeling and database design and implementation. The application of these principles to important engineering tasks is then presented. In particular the unit covers, geospatial information as an important engineering application, and Knowledge Management as an important information management application. Content: Database theory: relational databases; normalisation; SQL; object-oriented databases; data locking and transaction processing. Database design. Spatial databases: location-based applications; Geographical information Systems (GIS); Information and Knowledge Management applications.
Programs offering course: 
MEng (Information)
MSc Eng (Information)