INFO 412 Database Management

INFO 412 provides a fundamental overview of the values, concepts, principles, skills, and techniques of modern database management systems and of database business application system development. Topics include the needs of business functions for database systems, components of modern database management systems, components of database application systems, logical/functional planning and design of database applications, modeling new database applications, structures of relational database application systems, and fundamentals of using a typical modern dbms (Oracle, Microsoft Access) to build database application systems. Students will first learn the foundations of database and application structures, tools, and techniques. Then, given a case for database and multifunctional business application requirements, students design, construct, and test an integrated database and associated application components.

pre-rec: INFO 101, MATH 114, junior standing or above.