Course Descriptions

16:198:541 Database Systems (3)

Relational data model. Relational query languages and their expressiveness. Dependency theory and relational normalization. Physical database design. Deductive databases and object-oriented databases. Optimization of relational queries.
Borgida. Prerequisites: 01:198:336 or equivalent; 16:198:513. Recommended: 16:198:509 or equivalent.