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Advanced Database Management Systems

PGD in IT module

What's included?

  • Exams Information

  • The pass mark is 40%
  • Examinations are held twice a year
  • Examination duration is a three  hour closed book


This module provides a detailed insight into implementation aspects of relational systems and tests the candidates’ knowledge of the current enhancements to relational database systems, object oriented database and XML database systems.


  • To evaluate emerging architectures for database management systems
  • To develop an understanding of the manner in which relational systems are implemented and the implications of the techniques of implementation for database performance
  • To assess the impact of emerging database standards on the facilities which future database management systems will provide.

Patrick Jones

Patrick Jones - Course author
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