An advanced course in computer science focusing modern database systems and database driven application programs.
Content and learning outcomes
Quick repetition of basic concepts in relational databases. Introduction to type theory and type systems. Introduction to functional and logical database models. Object databases. Object-relational databases. Webb database applications. Introduction to the implementation of database driven application programs. Introduction to multimedia data and indexing techniques for multimedia data. Introduction to distributed database systems. Emerging systems.
Intended learning outcomes
Upon completion of the course the students will be able to
- identify and describe different database models and their application
- give an account of the technology and theoretical foundations for modern database driven application programs
- plan and implement modern database driven application programs.
Literature and preparations
Single course students: 90 university credits including 45 university credits in Mathematics or Information Technology. English B, or equivalent.
Corresponding to one of the courses DD1334, IV1351 or DD1368 as well as basic knowledge in object-oriented programming, e.g. DD1337, DD1320, DD1321, DD1325 or DD1327.
Meddelas senast 4 veckor före kursstart på kursens hemsida.
Examination and completion
If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.
- HEM2 - Home Work, 3.0 credits, grading scale: P, F
- LAB2 - Laboratory Work, 4.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.
The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
In this course all the regulations of the code of honor at the School of Computer science and Communication apply, see: http://www.kth.se/csc/student/hederskodex/1.17237?l=en_UK.
Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination
Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination
- All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
- In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
- In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.Course web DD2471
Main field of study
Please, discuss with the instructor.
This course is currently dormant, waiting for a teacher.