The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Information technology (fe 2002 - 2004) - Information technology


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

6 cr

Competency aims

To give the student knowledge of databases as the main element of ERP and business systems in companies.

Learning outcomes

  • define the most central concepts in databases
  • realize the importance of databases in companies
  • independently develop, design and administer relational databases

Course contents

Database theory
Entity Relationship model
Microsoft Access

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic courses in computing.

Additional information

Course material available on Arcada WebCT

Recommended or required reading

Kompendium/material i elektroniskt format.
Utdelade/anvisade artiklar och material.
Valda delar av olika IT-böcker som anvisas i början av kursen.

Study activities

  • Demonstrations
  • Lectures
  • Counselling
  • Assignments
  • Presentations
  • Project work
  • Written report
  • Excursion
  • Exercises
  • Individual work


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Written tests


Forsström Mikael

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