# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Database Design and Management with PL/SQL (Oracle) Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Database Design and Management with PL/SQL (Oracle) (6662/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:6662
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–12
Prerequisites:Database Design and Management (Oracle) (6660/36 weeks)

Web-based technologies used throughout industry, including interactive websites, accounting programs, research tools, search engines, e-learning environments, e-mail managers, and numerous other applications, depend upon relational databases. PL/SQL, an extension of the SQL programming language, provides additional database functionality through variables, conditional statements, iterative controls, and packaging. Students enhance their relational database design and algorithm design skills by learning to write PL/SQL code that includes anonymous blocks, sub programs, procedures, functions, control structures, packages, and triggers, all within a browser-based programming environment. The cooperative education method is available for this course. Students combine classroom instruction and supervised on-the-job training in an approved position with continuing supervision throughout the year.

Recommended prerequisite(s): Advanced Database Design and Management (Oracle) 6661

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Information Technology
    • Information Support and Services
    • Network Systems
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course


Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.