Catholic University of America
Solid introduction to the terminology, concepts and practice of information storage and retrieval systems design. Special emphasis on user needs assessments, data integrity, data models and record structure, and data manipulation. Other topics include: current awareness of relational database model, query languages, data normalization techniques, client-server systems, database warehousing and data mining. Practice in developing a small database application.
Hernandez, Michael J. 2003. Database Design for Mere Mortals: A Hands-on Guide to Relational Database Design.