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COMP 421 Database Systems (3 credits)

Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : Database Design: conceptual design of databases (e.g., entity-relationship model), relational data model, functional dependencies. Database Manipulation: relational algebra, SQL, database application programming, triggers, access control. Database Implementation: transactions, concurrency control, recovery, query execution and query optimization.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Bettina Kemme (Winter)

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisites: COMP 206, COMP 251, COMP 302