Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G2 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. EDA216 overlap following cours/es: EDA215, EDA636, EDA215 och EDA636. Compulsory for: L3XTG. Optional for: C3, D4, D4ps, E4ps, F4, I4ip, L4gi, N3, Pi4. Course coordinator: Per Holm,, Inst f datavetenskap. Prerequisites: EDA027 Algorithms and Data Structures. Assessment: Written examination. Compulsory course items: computer laboratory exercises, project. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination. Parts: 2. Home page:

The course gives basic theoretical and practical knowledge about database systems and their organisation. The emphasis is on relational databases.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must


Garcia-Molina, H & Ullman, J D & Widom, J: Database systems: The Complete Book, (Interantional Edition), Prentice Hall 2003. ISBN: 0-13-098043-9.


Code: 0106. Name: Laboratory Work and Assignment.
Higher education credits: 3. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: To qualify for a passing grade the laboratory exercises and the assignment must be completed.

Code: 0206. Name: Written Examination.
Higher education credits: 4,5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination. The final grade of the course is based on the examination.