Information Systems and Database Management Skills

RATIONALE:
Most individuals, organisations and Institutions have a problem with data management. The course covers effective ways of collecting, storing, updating and retrieving data with great flexibility, to produce meaningful management reports.
TARGET GROUP:
Individuals involved in data processing in business, research, personnel changed to human resource and documentation officers. They should have basic computer knowledge.
OBJECTIVES:
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
Design databases using MS ACCESS
Create forms for data entry
Query databases
Manipulate data in databases
 Process reports using MS ACCESSÊ
Overview of MySQL and Microsoft SQL

CONTENT:

Introduction to Informationsystems
InformationsystemsDevelopmentProcess
Information systems,Organizations,Management andstrategy
Informationsystemssecurity
IntroductiontoDatabaseManagement
BuildingDatabasesusingMs-Access
QueryDesignandReportGenerationusingMs-Access
DatabaseDevelopmentusingMysql
Database Update and Querying usingMysql
Database concepts and applications
Database components 
Creating a Database in MS ACCESS
Database forms and queries
Database reports
Creating a switchboard
Creating command button control
Table relationships
MySQL and MSQL database

TRAINING METHODS: Lectures, demonstrations and practical exercises.
DURATION: 2 Weeks
TUITION:
UGANDANS:480,000/=
INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANTS:$ 357
Accommodation (excluding meals):30,000/= per night
$ 22 per night
DATES: April 17 – 28, 2017
October2 – 6, 2017
CODE:IT: 201 – 04

Additional Info

  • Course Code: 201 – 04
  • Start Date: Monday, 02 October 2017
  • End Date: Friday, 06 October 2017
  • School: Distance learning and Information Technology
  • Department: Distance Learning
  • Centre: Main Campus