This course provides students with an introduction to the core concepts in data and information management. It is centered around the core skills of identifying organizational information requirements, modeling them using conceptual data modeling techniques, converting the conceptual data models into relational data models, verifying the relational data models’ structural characteristics with normalization techniques, and implementing and utilizing a relational database using a personal database management system. The course will also include coverage of basic database administration tasks.

Skill Level: Beginner