A practical introduction to database management systems, with discussion of database administration and management. Survey of logical modeling, database design with a focus on relational databases, SQL query language, and current applications. Subjects may include data integrity, performance, concurrency, transaction processing, recovery, security, and Web applications. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. May not be counted toward a degree in computer science. Prerequisite: One of the following with a grade of at least C-: Computer Science 303E, 305J, 307, 312, 312H, 314, 314H, 315, 315H, Electrical Engineering 422C.

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