cod. 09178

Academic year 2022/23
2° year of course - Second semester
- Maria Letizia MARCHEGIANI
Academic discipline
Sistemi di elaborazione delle informazioni (ING-INF/05)
Ingegneria informatica
Type of training activity
72 hours
of face-to-face activities
9 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Learning objectives

The goal of the course is the analysis of the fundamental aspects of data management, database management systems, and database design methodologies (following the relational data model), both from a theoretical and practical perspective.

At the end of the course, students will be able to employ and deploy techniques and methods for database design, as well as to interact, use and manage the different tools offered by a database management system.


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Course unit content

Introduction to Databases
Relational Data Model
Database Design
Database Technologies

Full programme

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Atzeni, Ceri, Fraternali, Paraboschi, Torlone
"Basi di dati (5ed.)"
McGraw-Hill Italia, 2018

Teaching methods

The theoretical aspects will be covered during the lectures; the technical aspects will be approached via exercises in the lab.

Assessment methods and criteria

A three-hour written exam, where the student will be asked to develop a database of reduced size and to answer some other queries on the content of the course.

There might be an oral exam if deemed necessary by the teacher.

Other information

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