COM S 363: Introduction to Database Management Systems
(3-0) Cr. 3. F.S.
Prereq: Minimum of C- in COM S 228 and MATH 165; ENGL 250
Relational, object-oriented, and semistructured data models and query languages. SQL, ODMG, and XML standards. Database design using entity-relationship model, data dependencies and object definition language. Application development in SQL-like languages and general purpose host languages with application program interfaces. Information integration using data warehouses, mediators and wrappers. Programming Projects.