Guest Lecture: Application Design with Databases

I had the privilege of being a guest speaker at Plymouth State University’s Database Management class. The focus of the lecture was regarding Web Application Design and how it relates to database integration. Here are the slides that were handed out and for those curious, here’s the topics of discussion:


  • My Background
  • My Project Background
  • Application Design Process
    • Analysis
    • Language Selection
    • Database Design
    • Interface Design
    • Development
    • The Sweet Stuff
  • Industry
    • Where it was
    • Where it is
    • Where its going
  • Stuff I’ve Learned
  • Suggestions