Course Information
Course Code COSC 2P32
(also offered as APCO 2P32)
Course Title Introduction to Database Systems
Description Fundamental data base concepts: specification and design of databases and applications; various database models including the relational model; normal forms, efficiency considerations, queries using SQL, database administration and security. Practical database experience (normally ORACLE).
Course Format Lectures, 3 hours per week; lab, 2 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s) COSC 2P03 (minimum 60 percent).
Notes students minoring in Applied Computing requesting permission to register should have completed APCO 1P00 and 1P93 with a minimum 60 percent. Contact the Department.