DATABASE SYSTEMS

Section

Professor

Luis Gravano

Course Information

Prerequisite: Comp. Sci. W3156 and W3824, or permission of the instructor. The fundamentals of database design. Review of file organization and access methods. Relational, network, and hierarchical views of databases, including the appropriate query languages and implementations. Parsing and optimization of queries; reliability, security, and integrity of databases; techniques of data compression and encryption. A programming project is required.

Department: Computer Science(COMS)

Subject: Computer Science(COMS)

School: School of the Arts, Barnard College, Columbia College, School of General Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of International and Public Affairs, Continuing Education and Special Programs

Division: Interfaculty

Course ID: 4111