Database Concepts (English course for "Datenbanken I")


Lecturer: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Gunter Saake
Lecture: LSF-Entry

Chukwuka Victor Obionwu, Maurice Vladmina Sarah Momo Pabo, Kai Ponel, Philipp Reinig

Exercise: LSF-Entry
Material: Moodle-Link
Credits:  5 CP for Bachelor, 6 CP for Master (Module Handbook)


  • The course is held as an online course in the summer semester 2023, starting from 17.04.2023. Please register for the course via Moodle.
  • The first exercise will be discussed in the week of 24.04.2022
  • All the course material will be posted on Moodle.
  • Link to SQLValidator for checking your SQL statements.

Exam Requirements

  • Register for an exercise group via Moodle.
  • Submit and have a positive assessment of 60 percent of all exercise tasks in this course.
  • Present your solutions at least four times during the exercises.
  • Fulfill the semester project.
  • The exam will be a written exam.


  • Motivation and History  
  • Background Concept and Architecture
  • Data Models for Design
  • Data Models for Implementation
  • Database Design and Data Definition
  • Query and Update Operations
  • Relational Database Languages
  • Database Application Programming
  • Integrity Constraints, Transactions and Triggers
  • Views and Access Control


Datenbanken - Konzepte und Sprachen von Gunter SaakeKai-Uwe Sattler und Andreas Heuer (MITP-Verlag, 2018)


Konzepte und Sprachen

Gunter Saake, Kai-Uwe Sattler, Andreas Heuer

777 Seiten,
39,95 , geb.,
März 2018,
ISBN 978‐3‐95845‐777‐5
Mitp-Verlag; Auflage: 6

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