University of Prishtina, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Databases, Winter 2018-2019
Prof. Dr. Lule Ahmedi
Consultation hours: Mondays and Tuesdays 13:00-14:00
MSc. Besmir Sejdiu
MSc. Yll Sadikaj
Level: Bachelor/mandatory. ECTS credits: 6
Time (lectures): Monday, 8:30-10:00 Group 2, 10:30-12:00 Group 1
Location (lectures): Classroom 621
This course is an introductory course on databases, as it covers its basic concepts and techniques:
Relational model, algebra and calculus. SQL. Conceptual, formal, and physical design of relational databases. Query evaluation. Transactions and recovery.
Upon completion of this course, students shall be able to:
Demonstrate basic knowledge on techniques for describtion and management of huge datasets based on the relational model.
Use the gained experience to design and implement database projects in the real-life.
Recognize typical problems related to databases in practice, and compare existing systems in order to make a proper solution to overcome those problems.
Identify different aspects of relevance for the development of huge database projects, as well as accordingly guide the adaptation of basic principles.