Course Description

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsHours
5902206 Database Systems 3.0 3
Description This course is designed to introduce concepts and skills essential in the database systems. Relational database will be the main focus with related topics such as relational model, design concepts, and structured query language. The topics to be covered include: introduction to database systems, record storage and file organizations, indexed structures for files, the relational model, relational algebra and calculus, SQL, conceptual and logical design for relational database, functional dependencies, normalization, query optimization and database technology. Advanced topics include object-oriented database, multimedia database, distributed database, and concurrent operations on database.