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USI Module I3 - Database Technologies


Program: USI (PostMaster)

Lecturer: Mykola Pechenizkiy

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Course syllabus

Date, Time, and Room Lecture Title and Contents
2 Feb 2009
Monday
10:45 12:30
HG 3.02
Lecture 1: Introduction to the course
  • Course overview
  • Modern Database Technology and Applications
2 Feb 2009
Monday
13:30 15:15
HG 3.02
Lecture 2: ER-modelling
  • Requirements analysis
  • ER modeling: entities, hierarchies and relationships
  • Case study
3 Feb 2009
Tuesday
10:45 12:30
HG 3.02
Lecture 3: Transforming the conceptual data model to tables
  • Transformation rules and SQL constructs
  • Transformation steps
3 Feb 2009
Tuesday
13:30 15:15
HG 3.02
Lecture 4: Querying data with SQL
  • Basic Select
  • Nested queries
  • Aggregation functions
4 Feb 2009
Wednesday
10:45 12:30
HG 3.02
Lecture 5: Data Warehousing and OLAP
  • Conceptual and physical DW Modelling
  • Data cubes: a multi-dimensional data model
  • Basic OLAP operations
4 Feb 2009
Wednesday
13:30 - 15:15
HG 3.02
Discussion session
5 Feb 2009
Thursday
10:45 12:30
HG 3.02
Lecture 6: Data Mining
  • Classification
  • Clustering
  • Association analysis
5 Feb 2009
Thursday
13:30 - 15:15
HG 3.02
Tutorial on Data Mining in WEKA
  • Classification
  • Clustering
  • Association analysis
6 Feb 2009
Friday
10:45 12:30
HG 3.02
Lecture 7: Recommender Systems
  • Content-based filtering
  • Collaborative filtering
  • Hybrid approaches
6 Feb 2009
Friday
13:30 - 15:15
HG 3.02
Discussion of project assignments
9 Feb 2009
Monday
10:45 - 12:30
HG 3.02
Discussion/Q&A session
11 Feb 2009
Wednesday
10:45 - 12:30
HG 3.02
Discussion/Q&A session
13 Feb 2009
Friday
10:30 13:00
HG 3.02
Project presentations
13 Feb 2009
Friday
13:30 - 15:30
HG 3.02
Written exam or multiple-choice test
Final grade = 75% of your group assignments grade + 25% of your exam grade
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