Principles of Database Systems (CS 380)
Lecture, Discussion, Presentations and Group Work Session:
Alden 109, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 am – 10:50 am, Alden Room 109
Wednesday, 2:30 pm – 4:20 pm, Alden Room 109
Monday and Friday: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm (15 minute time slots)
Wednesday 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm (10 minute time slots)
Thursday 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm (10 minute time slots)
Appointments:Schedule an appointment with me using the Google calendar
Tentative Chapter Schedule:Planning your time.
Textbook:"Database Systems Concepts", Sixth Edition. Avi Silberschatz, Henry F. Korth, and S. Sudarshan. Sixth Edition, 2011.
The description of the course:
A study of the design and implementation issues in database management systems. Topics include data models, logical/physical database design, data access/search techniques, normalization theory, mappings from logical to physical structures, storage, and utilization. Additional topics include database reorganization, migration, database integrity, consistency, privacy and secu- rity, distributed database systems, architecture of knowledge-based systems, and intelligent query interfaces. One laboratory per week. Prerequisite: Computer Science 112. Offered in alternate years. Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.