CS 286A. Introduction to Database Systems

Current Schedule (Fall 2016)


Catalog Description: (4 units) Access methods and file systems to facilitate data access. Hierarchical, network, relational, and object-oriented data models. Query languages for models. Embedding query languages in programming languages. Database services including protection, integrity control, and alternative views of data. High-level interfaces including application generators, browsers, and report writers. Introduction to transaction processing. Database system implementation to be done as term project.

Prerequisites: CS 61B and CS 61C.

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