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Advanced Database Management Systems

Enrollment is Closed

Course Outcomes

CO1- Understand the fundamentals of relational database systems including: data models, database architectures and ER features.

CO2- Analyze and apply the different normalization techniques.

CO3- Assess the basic issues of transaction processing and concurrency control.

CO4- Understand the roles that databases play in organizations and familiarize with basic database storage, file organization, database accessing techniques.

CO5- Understand the basics of query processing, object-oriented, distributed databases.
CO6-Analyze non-relational database systems and structures and XML.


1. Abraham Silberschatz, Henry F. Korth, S. Sudarshan,” Database System Concepts”, McGraw Hill Education, 6th Edition, 2011. (for Module 1 & 4)

2. Ramez Elmasri, Shamkant B.Navathe, “ Fundamentals of Database Systems “, Pearson Education, 5th Edition, 2007. (for Module 1 & 2)

3. Guy Harrison, “Next Generation Databases: NoSQL, NewSQL, and Big Data”, Apress, 1st Edition, 14 December 2015.(for Module 5) .

4. Rob, Peter and Carlos Coronel, “Database Principles: Fundamentals of Design, Implementation and Management”, 9th Edition, 2011.(for Module 2, 3 & 5)

Course Staff

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Shidha is a UGC-NET qualified staff received her MCA degree from Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal and MPhil from Vinayaka Mission University, Salem. She is a research scholar in Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. She has 20 years of teaching experience and has been associated with FISAT since 2014. She started her career as Lecturer in 2001 and had worked with MES College, Marampally and Sree Narayana Institute of Science & Technology (SNGIST), N.Paravur. Her area of interest is Data Mining, Algorithm Analysis and Assembly Language Programming.