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CIS 132 – Introduction to Databases (CRN: 43547) at College of San Mateo for Spring 2019

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

CIS 132 Introduction to Databases

This course covers database design and the use of database management systems. It includes an introduction to the relational model, relational algebra, and SQL. It also covers XML data including DTDs and XML Schema for validation, and an introduction to the query and transformation languages XPath, XQuery, and XSLT. The course includes relational design principles based on dependencies and normal forms. Additional database topics introduced are indexes, views, transactions, authorization, integrity constraints, triggers, on-line analytical processing (OLAP), and emerging NoSQL (Not only SQL) databases for cloud and desktop computing.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC

College of San Mateo (Online Course)

Department: Computer Science

Number of Units: 3


Section
OLH - Online
Meeting Date: 01/14-05/24
Meeting Time: TBA
Days: By Arr
Online course Room: TBA
Instructor: Mounjed Moussalem
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 28, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund January 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" February 3, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2019
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