Data is the raw material of information. This course will review how data is managed and turned into information and knowledge by looking at the different technologies available. Management of data as a resource and data ownership will be discussed. The concepts of systems design will be addressed by covering logical design processes, architectures, data modeling and physical design processes and database design. (3.0 Credits)
This course forms part of the Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management degree program. You can proceed to register on-line or by calling the Student Information and Enrolment Services at 604-434-1610 for this NET course. IMPORTANT COURSE MATERIAL INFORMATION: To obtain your course material, go to the following link: https://www.bcit.ca/learn/ Your Username will be your student ID (A00?), Your Password will be the same as your MyBCIT Password. NOTE: Your course material will be available for downloading 3 days prior to the start of the course.
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This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or contact the appropriate Program Assistant [PDF] to determine when this course will be offered again.
Upon successful completion, the candidate will be able to:
Apply database technologies in meeting the need to collect, manage and disseminate the information used by organizations.
Define data modeling and data resource management techniques.
Demonstrate a knowledge of database technologies through interpretation of case study examples.
Describe the various technologies used in the management of data.
Differentiate relative vulnerabilities, risk assessments and risk management requirements associated with implementation of database management technologies, and be able to initiate specific risk assessments.
Explain concepts and applications of data warehousing and data mining, including application of intelligent agents.
Analyze corporate requirements for database solutions, classify alternative tools that can deliver results and propose recommended solutions with an actionable business case.
TMGT 7152 is offered as a part of the following programs: