390.677.01 Database Design and Implementation in Clinical Research
- Clinical Investigation
- Summer term
- 2 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
Held for 3 weeks in July-August.
- M W Th, 5:00 - 7:00pm
Presents basic concepts of relational database design for clinical and basic research. Topics covered include: a) development of data collection forms, b) design of a relational database, c) data quality control, and d) importing and exporting collected data across different platforms.
- Learning Objectives:
- Construct a database environment for efficient storage and access of data
- Perform queries for data quality control and exportation to statistical packages for analysis
- Describe the relational database environment
- Methods of Assessment:
Class participation and completion of assignments.
- Enrollment Restriction:
Restricted to individuals in the SOCI certificate program or GTPCI students.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for all students
- Consent Note:
All students must get consent of instructor.
- Special Comments:
First in a five-course series; held in a computer lab.