Dr Na Yao, BS MSc PhD
Lecturer in Computer Science
Databases (BUPT joint programme)
This module provides a practical introduction to the skills and knowledge required to design, create, integrate and maintain distributed database systems, using JDBC and SQL. The module will illustrate the application of extended database technologyacross a range of interesting and complex applications. In addition this module considers the Internet itself as a vast data resource and information grid. Students also investigate sophisticated extraction techniques such as data mining.
Security Engineering (Undergraduate)
Cyber-security is an indispensable requisite of any IT-dependent enterprise and critical knowledge and skills in security is in increasing demand. This module emphasizes on cyber security engineering, and will cover a broad range of cyber security fundamentals, including major concepts, security requirements, practices, technologies and policies. Weekly labs will deliver a range of skills in enforcing security requirements, performing system evaluation and mitigating common vulnerabilities.