Data modelling (ER and UML class diagrams), relational data model, relational design theory (normal forms), SQL, database integrity, security, transactions and data warehousing (OLAP).
Introduction to relational databases and data management. Basics of SQL programming and transaction management.
The course covers the basic aspects of the design and implementation of databases and information systems. The courses focuses on relational databases as a starting point but will also cover data management issues beyond databases such as: transactional consistency, replication, data warehousing, other data models, as well as SQL.
Kemper, Eickler: Datenbanksysteme: Eine Einführung, Oldenbourg Verlag, 5. Auflage, 2004.