Database Systems in Chemistry - B445018
Title: Databázové systémy v chemii
Guaranteed by: Department of Mathematics, Informatics and Cybernetics (446)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Engineering
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:1/3, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Kukal Jaromír doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N445003
Examination dates   
Annotation -
The course is focused on gaining practical knowledge of work with modern client-server relational database systems using SQL query language. It also provides theoretical foundations for conceptual modelling, normalization of relational data model including integrity constraints, data security in terms of data access and data loss and for database application development.
Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

  • work with a modern client-server relational database system,
  • work with different types of database clients,
  • create and modify simple database schemas using SQL statements,
  • insert, modify, delete, and retrieve data using SQL statements.

Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Literature -

R:MySQL 5.1 Reference Manual,MySQL AB,Sun Microsystems,2009.

R:Ponniah P.,Database Design and Development: an Essential Guide for IT Professionals,Wiley-Interscience,Hoboken,NJ,2003,0471218774.

A:Wilton P. and Colby J.W.,Beginning SQL,Wrox-Wiley,Indianapolis,Indiana,2005,0764577328.

A:Kriegel A. and Trukhnov B.M.,SQL Bible,Wiley,Hoboken,NJ,2008,0470229063.

Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Learning resources -

Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Syllabus -

  1. Modern database systems and database management systems. Basic database system concepts.
  2. Basic database operations, projection, filtration, joining of tables, set operations.
  3. SQL query language. Basic SQL commands. SELECT command.
  4. Simple queries creation. Filter conditions. Logical operators, regular expressions, predicates. Usage of subqueries.
  5. Data types and working with them. Usage of built-in functions.
  6. Row grouping, aggregate calculations. Joining of tables, combining results.
  7. Techniques of query creation. Pivot tables, lists, sequences, running and sliding averages.
  8. SQL commands for creation, modification, and removal of tables. SQL commands for addition, update, and removal of rows.
  9. Methods of logical organisation of data. Conceptual modelling.
  10. Relational data model. Data normalisation basics. Keys and their types.
  11. Normalisation of relational data model. Data integrity and its types. Access rights.
  12. Database system architecture. Data security and its safeguarding.
  13. Transactions and their properties. States of transactions. Recovery from failures.
  14. Database application life cycle. Planning, feasibility study, design, implementation, tests, deployment, maintenance and growth of database applications.

Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Entry requirements - Czech

Uživatelská znalost operačního systému Microsoft Windows a práce v síťovém prostředí, kterou lze získat absolvováním předmětu Aplikace výpočetní techniky - N445001.

Last update: Kubová Petra (16.01.2018)
Course completion requirements - Czech

zápočet - odevzdání protokolů ze samostatných úkolů

zkouška - ústní

Last update: Mareš Jan (14.02.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 0.5 14
Práce na individuálním projektu 1.5 42
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1.5 42
Účast na seminářích 1.5 42
5 / 5 140 / 140