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Important Dates for Spring 2018

Course Description

A course in relational and non-relational databases, with MySQL and MongoDB as the tools of choice. Students will study SQL, database administration, database design, the differences between relational and NoSQL databases and their respective advantages, and the particulars of MySQL and MongoDB. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: None.

Additional information:


There will be no required textbook.

A virtual machine custom built for this course will be provided on the course website.

Office Hours: The perfect opportunity to ask general questions about course material, specific questions about homework problems or in-class examples, questions about your grade, questions about your project, etc. My office location and office hour schedule are on my home page. You can also e-mail me to set up an appointment outside of office hours if that suits your schedule better.

Grading Information

If you have a weighted average of at least... You will earn a(n):
90% A
85% B+
80% B
75% C+
70% C
65% D+
60% D