INF 315E - Information and Culture: Introduction to Databases

Spring 2016
Unique ID: 27390
Syllabus:   Syllabus
Prof:  Moon, Eunyoung
Room: UTA 1.210A
Days:  Wed Fri
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Prerequisites may vary with the topic.

Examines information as a cultural phenomenon. Topics may include e-commerce, privacy and secrecy, censorship, information as a commodity, Internet culture, access to cultural heritage, and control of the cultural record.

Three lecture hours a week for one semester.

May be repeated for credit when the topics vary.

Information Studies 315E and 315W may not both be counted unless the topics vary.

Topic Description:
Introduction to Databases

This course introduces students to fundamental concepts of databases and practical experiences in relational database management systems (DBMS) using SQL, which is the language most often used in relational DBMS. This course will cover conceptual modeling techniques using Entity-Relationship (ER) model, SQL concepts and syntax, and how to actually use SQL in a precise way.

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