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AUGSD Member Application: 
Intro to Database Design

(submitted July 9, 2000)

The purpose of this PowerPoint Presentation is to provide an overview of the database design process for someone new to the field, and hopefully a refreshing perspective for veterans. Topics covered in the ten slides include:

What is a database?
Relational vs. flat file structures
Naming Conventions
Design Process - Basic
Design Process - Detailed
Note: Use the "Notes View" feature of PowerPoint to read text explaining each slide.
Also included is a Word97 document listing some resources for further study.

Click here to download the self-extracting presentation and Word doc.

Rob Bird


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