Computer Science

P462 Database Application Design and Implementation

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): CSCI-B 461.

This course deals with practical issues in the design and implementation of database application systems. Topics include database modeling design, query languages, communication with data, transaction management, concurrency control techniques, security, database design procedures, and some advanced database applications, such as data warehousing, data mining, semi-structured data and semantic web.

  • Course History

      Spring 2011

      Instructor: Melanie Wu
      Time: 9:30AM-10:45AM Tue, Thu
      Location: Lindley Hall, Room 115
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      Supplementary Description: Introduction to database concepts and systems. Topics include database models and systems; relational modeling principles; relational query languages; storage management for efficient data access; query processing and optimization; transactions management: concurrency control and recovery.