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15-415 Database Applications

Department:Computer Science
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This course covers the fundamental topics for Database Management Systems: Database System Architectural Principles (ACID properties; data abstraction; external, conceptual, and internal schemata; data independence; data definition and data manipulation languages), Data models (entity-relationship and relational data models; data structures, integrity constraints, and operations for each data model; relational query languages: SQL, algebra, calculus), Theory of database design (functional dependencies; normal forms; dependency preservation; information loss), Query Optimization (equivalence of expressions, algebraic manipulation; optimization of selections and joins), Storage Strategies (indices, B-trees, hashing), Query Processing (execution of sort, join, and aggregation operators), and Transaction Processing (recovery and concurrency control).

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  Spring 2005 times

Sec Time Day Instructor Location  
1 1:30 - 2:50 pm T Olston HH B103 Add course to my schedule
R Olston HH B103
A 9:30 - 10:20 am W Instructor TBA SH 220 Add course to my schedule
B 10:30 - 11:20 am W Instructor TBA SH 220 Add course to my schedule
C 11:30 am - 12:20 pm W Instructor TBA SH 220 Add course to my schedule

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