A Web-Based e-Learning Tool for Database Design Courses

Date Added: Nov 2009
Format: PDF

ACME-DB is a web-based e-learning tool for skills training and automatic assessment of main database course topics. This tool is composed of a set of correction modules each one designed for a specific type of problems. Among them, entity-relationship diagrams, relational database schemas, normalization, relational algebra and SQL. In this paper the authors describe how ACME-DB has been used in teaching/learning of database design in the university and how it has influenced in the academic results.