Database and Application Development (G6068)

15 credits, Level 3 (sub-degree)

Spring teaching

Gain an introduction to the main concepts behind databases and learn how to develop an application that uses a database.

You learn:

  • relational data analysis and database design
  • how to manipulate a contemporary database tool to meet user requirements
  • how to connect to a database server.

You also get experience of using a structured query language to extract and manipulate data.


50%: Lecture
50%: Practical (Laboratory)


100%: Coursework (Report, Test)

Contact hours and workload

We’re currently reviewing contact hours for modules and will update with further information as soon as it is available.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: