ITSW 1307
Introduction To Database

Western Texas College

 

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. Introduction to database theory and the practical applications of a database.
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. The student will plan, define, and design a database; design and generate tables, forms, and reports; and devise and process queries. Grading will be measured through an assignment rubric.
    2. The student will identify database terminology and concepts.  Grading will be measured by examination.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Requirement: There will be several six chapter exams and several skills assessments.
    2. Requirement: There will be a final exam which will be proctored.
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. MYITLAB:978-0-13-346103-3 with Full eText--enables you to access your textbook online.
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and Important Dates are available in the Catalog.
  6. Course Organization and Schedule
    1. Weekly Course Schedule

Week Number

Section/Online Work

Week 1

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Access Database

Week 2

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Access Database

Week 3

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Access Database

Week 4

Chapter 2 Sort and Query a Database

Week 5

Chapter 2 Sort and Query a Database

Week 6

Chapter 2 Sort and Query a Database

Week 7

Chapter 3 Forms, Filters, and Reports

Week 8

Chapter 3 Forms, Filters, and Reports

Week 9

Chapter 3 Forms, Filters, and Reports

Week 10

Chapter 4 Enhancing Tables

Week 11

Chapter 4 Enhancing Tables

Week 12

Chapter 4 Enhancing Tables

Week 13

Chapter 5 Enhancing Queries

Week 14

Chapter 5 Enhancing Queries

Week 15

Chapter 6 Customizing Forms and Reports

Week 16

Chapter 6 Customizing Forms and Reports
Final Exam

Disclaimer:  Schedule and content is subject to change at the instructor’s discretion.

 

NOT PROCTORED

PROCTERED

Weekly Assignments

40%

 

Exams

20%

 

Mid- Term & Final Exam

40%

 

 

 

Last Modified August 27, 2015