Quizzes: Students are expected to complete four open-book quizzes, which align with various chapters in the assigned text book. Each quiz includes 10 questions and consists of multiple choice and/or true or false questions. Weekly Assignments: Each week, a weekly assignment in the form of a case study or research assignment may be assigned in order to supplement the lectures and online reading. They also reinforce the content discussed or to be discussed in class. It is expected that these assignments will be completed and will be graded. Late submissions are assessed a penalty. Discussion Boards: Students are expected to participate in the Discussion Board assignments during weeks they are assigned. Please post initial posting no later than Thursday. IV. COURSE OUTLINE/SCHEDULE: Page 3 of 6
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY COURSE OUTLINE Page 4 of 6 Week Topic Quiz Weekly Assign- ment Discussion Board Assignment Data Management Research Paper and Project 1 Data Management and Data Modeling #1 #1 #1 Submit preliminary ideas for data management project 2 Data Modeling and Enhanced Modeling #2 #2 Definition of project entities, attributes and relationships 3 Logical Data Modeling and Physical Database Design #3 #3 1. Submit Rough Draft of Data Model for project 2. Topic for Research paper submitted 4 SQL #4 #4 #2 Submit sample data dictionary for Project Plan 5 Database Applications, DB back-up and recovery, and Data and Database Admin #5 #3 1. Submit final draft of Week 5 data Management Research Paper 2. Submit Final Data Model 6 Data Warehousing and Data Mining #5 #6 #4 Submit final “rough” draft for data management project 7 Distributed, Object- oriented databases #6 #7 Submit final draft for data management project
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY COURSE OUTLINE Individual Assignment 1: Data Management Paper (Structured External Assignment) Each student is required to complete a paper regarding some aspect of topics of Data Management, which will be addressed in this class. This is a research paper that is not related to the final data management project, you will be selecting a topic associated with the textbook. Due Dates: Due Week 3 = Topic choice due. Submit e-mail or electronic posting. This will help me suggest narrowing or specific areas of the topic selected.
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- Spring '15
- Data Management, Database management system, Database model