Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jun 14, 2024  
Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog

Database Systems Certificate: 238

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This certificate curriculum provides training, skills, and knowledge that prepare students for employment as entry-level database programmers and designers, or provides current professionals with essential database programming and design skills.

Students will create and manipulate Microsoft Access and web databases as well as write database user interfaces in the Visual Basic.Net environment.

Total Credit Hours: 20

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Describe the advantages, disadvantages, and appropriate uses of various database management systems (DBMS).
  • Design a database system based on user requirements.
  • Create entity-relationship diagrams that accurately describe a database structure.
  • Demonstrate, explain, and successfully utilize basic database concepts such as primary and foreign keys, normalizing, bridge tables, alternate primary keys, and strong versus weak entities.
  • Create a database system that successfully fulfills an organization’s data requirements.

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