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Advanced course on databases

Individual course

The course presents advanced topics in databases, like physical storage and indexing, query processing and optimisation, transaction processing, concurrency control and error recovery.

After completing the course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the principles of physical data storage, indexing, query processing and query optimisation in relational database management systems
  • Analyse the performance of relational database queries by investigating execution plans
  • Design efficient relational database schemata

Student can choose to study the course online or attend the lectures. The exam is organised in Turku or Vaasa.

Schedule:

  • Weeks 12–19: Wednesdays at 10–12, Thursdays at 14–16

More information in Åbo Akademi’s course page.

NB! You will find this course under the name “Åbo Akademi: FITech ICT courses spring 2020” on the application form.
OBS! Du hittar den här kursen på ansökningsblanketten under namnet “Åbo Akademi: FITech-ICT kurser vår 2020”
HUOM! Löydät kurssin hakulomakkeella valitsemalla hakukohteen “Åbo Akademi: FITech-ICT kurssit kevät 2020”

Further information about the studies

Åbo Akademi
FITech ICT contact person
fitech-ict(at)abo.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Service designer
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Programming,
Software engineering
Course code:
456512.0
Credits:
5 ECTS
Level:
Teaching period:
17.3.–15.5.2020
Application deadline:
25.3.2020
Host university:
Åbo Akademi University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Blended
Place of contact learning:
Turku
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Courses Databases & Programming or equivalent information.
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