CS460 is an undergraduate introduction to the principles of the relational database management systems (DBMSs). The goal of the course is to introduce students to the main issues on the design and implementation of a database system and to present how a system like that can be used effectively. Major topics of this course include:
Prof. George Kollios, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office: MCS 283
Office Hours: Monday 2:30pm - 4:00pm and Tuesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm, or anytime I am in my office
Mona Jalal, Email: email@example.com
Office Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm and Friday 3:45-5:15 pm
Baichuan Zhou, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Wednesday/Thursday 2:30pm - 4:30 pm
Raghu Ramakrishnan and Johannes Gehrke, "Database Management Systems", McGraw-Hill, Third Edition. 2002.
Very good programming skills and knowledge of basic data structures (e.g., CS 112).
Last day to drop the class without
a W grade is Tue 10/10/17
Last day to drop the class with a W grade is Fri 11/10/17
Midterm: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 (tentative) (in class)
Final: Thu, Dec 21, 2017.
Mon/Wed 4:30-5:45pm in LSE B01