CS2403 - Data Management and Cloud Storage

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2020/21
Semester B 2021/22 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course is aimed at equipping students with the knowledge of database design, as well as, the ability to use database management systems in an effective manner.  The course will also provide the knowledge of how to use a relational database system (RDBMS) for analytical processing.  For the cloud storage part of the course, the students will also learn how to use an elastic computing service to host a database and retrieve data from it.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
For a student to pass the course, at least 30% of the maximum mark for the examination must be obtained.
Detailed Course Information


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