Course Catalog - 2020-2021

     

COMP 630 - DATABASES

Long Title: DATABASES
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
Master of Comp Sci & Eng'g
Online Master Computer Science
Master of Computer Science
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: This course is an introduction to relational and other (NoSQL) database systems, SQL programming, and database design. This course will teach students how to understand trade-offs in database design, to create well-designed databases, and to develop proficiency in effectively managing data in a database. The course is focused on developing skills as a database designer and power-user. It also includes discussions of database implementation details to enable students to understand underlying system functionality and how that impacts decisions a database designer makes.