# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Information Systems Task 1706535595

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Plan, design, and create a database file.

Definition

Planning a database should include examining requirements such as

  • people and systems that will use the database
  • type of data (e.g., text, numbers, dates)
  • amount of data
  • size of data elements.

Designing a database should include determining how the data will be

  • accessed
  • entered
  • manipulated
  • retrieved.

Creating a database should include

  • opening a new, empty file in a database program
  • creating and configuring the forms, fields, and tables
  • entering data
  • saving the database file.

Related Standards of Learning

Mathematics

COM.10

The student will design and implement the input phase of a program, which will include designing screen layout, getting information into the program by way of user interaction and/or file input, and validating input.

Other Related Standards

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Business Procedures

 

Computer Applications

 

Database Design & Applications

 

Desktop Publishing

 

Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word

 

Spreadsheet Applications

 

Word Processing