Data Modeling for Information Professionals

Data Modeling for Information Professionals

This course is designed to meet the needs of the information industry for data modeling and database design for text and multimedia applications. It focuses on the application of data modeling technologies to library and information science practice and research. The class project will provide hands-on experience in designing and implementing database systems for information service oriented organizations such as libraries, museums, publishers, and bookstores.

Class Name Data Modeling for Information Professionals
Host School University of North Texas
Class Identifier SLIS 5707
Credit Value 3 Credit Hours
Faculty Jiangping Chen
Course Tool (Online) Blackboard
Class Description This course is designed to meet the needs of the information industry for data modeling and database design for text and multimedia applications. It focuses on the application of data modeling technologies to library and information science practice and research. The class project will provide hands-on experience in designing and implementing database systems for information service oriented organizations such as libraries, museums, publishers, and bookstores.
Class Disclaimer The University of North Texas uses Blackboard Learn as the learning management system. You can access the portal at http://learn.unt.edu. Visit the Blackboard On Demand Learning Center http://ondemand.blackboard.com/students.htm for short how-to videos on using Blackboard as a student. There is also a link to helpful information regarding the UNT BB Learn tool http://www.unt.edu/helpdesk/bblearn During the week prior to the start of classes, you will receive an e-mail with your UNT course and login information. PLEASE NOTE: Online courses are not available until the first day of class.
Delivery Asynchronous
Start and End Date August 29th, 2012 - December 14th, 2012
Start and End Time
(if synchronous)
Days of Week
(of class meetings, if synchronous)
Last Add Day June 15th, 2012
Residency Start and End Date No Residency
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