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CS 450: Database Concepts

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Covers basics to intermediate knowledge for the design, implementation, and use of relational database systems. Topics include the Entity-Relationship (ER) and Entity-Enhanced Relationship (EER) models for database design, Relational Algebra (RA), Structured Query Language (SQL), SQL programming techniques, functional dependencies and normalization, object and object-relational databases, and security. Students will practice to design, develop, and implement a relational ORACLE database and use the database for queries, transaction processing, and report generation.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Grade of C or better in CS 310 and 330.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Summer 2017

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2018

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