Outline of cse3330

Date

Topic

Assignment

Reading Material

Monday 08/30 Course organization. Introduction to databases.    
Wednesday 09/01 Database system concepts and architecture   Read Chapters 1 & 2
Monday 09/06 NO CLASS (Labor Day)    
Wednesday 09/08 Database system concepts and architecture    
Monday 09/13 Database system concepts and architecture    
Wednesday 09/15 Relational Data model   Read Chapter 3
Monday 09/20 Relational Data model    
Wednesday 09/22 Basic SQL   Read Chapter 4
Monday 09/27 Basic SQL    
Wednesday 09/29 More SQL   Read Chapter 5
Monday 10/04 More SQL Project #1 is due  
Wednesday 10/06 More SQL    
Monday 10/11 More SQL and exam preparation Homework #1 is due  
Wednesday 10/13 Midterm Exam    
Monday 10/18 Relational Algebra   Read Sections 6.1-6.5
Wednesday 10/20 Relational Algebra    
Monday 10/25 Relational Algebra Project 2 is due  
Wednesday 10/27 Entity-Relationship Model   Read Chapter 7
Monday 11/01 Entity-Relationship Model Homework #2 is due  
Wednesday 11/03 Entity-Relationship Model    
Monday 11/08 Enhanced Entity-Relationship Model   Read Chapter 8
Wednesday 11/10 Enhanced Entity-Relationship Model Homework #3 is due  
Monday 11/15 ER/EER-to-Relational Mapping   Read Chapter 9
Wednesday 11/17 Basic file structures and hashing Homework #4 is due Read Chapter 17
Monday 11/22 Indexing   Read Chapter 18
Wednesday 11/24 NO CLASS    
Monday 11/29 Indexing    
Wednesday 12/01 Indexing    
Monday 12/06 SQL programming techniques Project 3 is due Read Chapter 13
Wednesday 12/08 Web database programming using PHP Homework #5 is due Read Chapter 14
Monday 12/13
11:00am-1:00pm
Final Exam (Comprehensive)    

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