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inf007 - Information Systems I (Complete module description)
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Module label Information Systems I
Module code inf007
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Computing Science
Used in course of study
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Informatics (Bachelor) >
  • Bachelor's Programme Computing Science (Bachelor) >
  • Bachelor's Programme Economics and Business Administration (Bachelor) >
  • Master of Education Programme (Gymnasium) Computing Science (Master of Education) >
  • Master of Education Programme (Vocational and Business Education) Computing Science (Master of Education) >
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Skills to be acquired in this module
This module introduces the core concepts, languages and architectures of databases. In software systems these concepts are important.

Professional competence
The students:
  • name the core concepts of the languages and architectures of databases (especially)
  • select data models
  • integrate structuring concepts of information systems in their designs

Methodological competence
The students:
  • design database systems appropriately
  • analyse problems from the field of database-supported information systems and solve them appropriately

Social competence
The students:
  • enhance their ability to work in a team

The students:
  • reflect their problem-solving behaviour with regard to the information processing concepts
Module contents
  • Relational data models
  • Relational algebra and its implementation in SQL (the standard of databases)
  • Database design on different abstractions (conceptual and logical design)
  • Normalisation
  • Data base architectures
  • Distributed and active databases
  • Object-oriented, object-related and XML-based database systems
Reader's advisory
Ramez Elmasri und Shamkant B. Navathe (2016),
Fundamentals of Databases Systems, 7th Revised edition, Pearson/Addison Wesley.
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel AC (Aufbaucurriculum / Composition)
Modulart Pflicht / Mandatory
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program V+Ü
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Lecture 3.00 WiSe 42 h
Exercises 1.00 WiSe 14 h
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Hands-on exercises and written or oral exam