ITC 4175 Unit I Powerpoint Presentation

Unit I PowerPoint Presentation 


Create a PowerPoint presentation on the basics of databases and database management. The presentation should 

answer, but not be limited to the following questions: 


 What is a database? 

 How are databases used and maintained? 

 What is a DBA and what do they do? 

 What is SQL? What are some of the basic commands in SQL and how are they used? 


Be sure to provide explanations and examples as needed to explain the topic. Examples should be original and not the 

ones provided in the textbook. Create an 8-10 slide PowerPoint presentation covering this information. You can add more 

information in notes under each slide. 


You can review guideline for creating an effective presentations from the following resources: 


 Go to Microsoft website at, and search for 12 tips for creating better PowerPoint 



Information about accessing the Blackboard Grading Rubric for this assignment is provided below.