IS 260 Database Theory

Term: Spring 2024

Class Hours: TBD

Classroom: Online

Instructor: Rick Udlock
Office Phone: 533-3795
Office: 18-112H

Course Description:

This course serves as a foundation for working with databases. It reviews what a database is and the various database models such as hierarchical, network, relational, entity, object oriented and NOSQL. It then focuses on the relational database management system and covers design concepts, SQL, normalization and database administration. Grades will be based on two exams, homework/lab assignments and a course project.

Course Outcomes:

At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline:

The following topics will be covered:

Required Text and Materials:

IS-260 Textbook
Murach's MyQL 3rd Edition
by Joel Murach
ISBN-13: 978-1-943872-36-7


Overall Syllabus

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