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CSCI360 - Introduction to Database Systems

Course Details

Course Code: CSCI360 Course ID: 5313 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course helps students to understand the basic principles required to construct a functioning database free of data anomalies. A strong mathematical background may be required to manage advanced concepts of multi-valued dependency and representation theory, as well as an ability to conceptualize, design, and implement a database. The course focuses on relational database structures, with emphasis on entity relationship diagrams for data modeling, transaction properties, and functions. Students will study SQL for data description and data manipulation, as well as the use of modern APIs to access the database. (Prerequisite: CSCI345)


Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
03/27/23 - 09/01/23 09/04/23 - 12/24/23 Summer 2023 Session C 16 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:Fundamentals of Database Management Systems, 2nd ed. - eBook available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Gillenson, Mark
Unit Cost:$156.95

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.