This course will explore the foundations of database management to support organizational and administrative processes. A variety of crucial topics will be addressed. Topics may include the following: the concept of database management systems (DBMSs); DBMS security, integrity, recovery, and concurrency considerations; DBMS data models; data manipulation; and database design. Principles studied will be reinforced through application as students will build, populate, and query a database.
UPON COMPLETION OF THE COURSE, THE STUDENT WILL BE COMPETENT IN: