SCQF level 9
Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF level 9
This module introduces data models and modeling techniques, relational design and normalisation. It also examines a range of issues in database implementation, including indexing, query processing, transactions and recovery.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass CS2002 and ( pass CS2101 or pass CS2001 )
Weekly contact: 2 lectures (x 11 weeks) and fortnightly tutorial.
Scheduled learning hours: 28
Guided independent study hours: 122
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Existing Coursework = 40%