Jayhawk


EECS 647: Introduction to Database Systems


[MWF 2:00pm-2:50 pm]
  Fall 2013



    Schedule & Lectures Assignments Additional Files Syllabus


    Announcements:

    • 12/05/2013: No Final!
    • 11/06/2013: HW 5 assigned, due Nov 22nd
    • 11/20/2013: midterm II
    • 10/09/2013: midterm I 
    • 10/07/2013: homework 4 assigned, due Oct 21
    • 09/23/2013: homework 3 assigned, due Oct 2
    • 09/13/2013: homework 2 assigned, due Sept 23
    • 09/13/2013: lab2, lab 3 and lab4 are scheduled on Sept 20, 27 and Oct 7 at Eaton 1005C
    • 09/06/2013: homework 1 assigned, due Sept 13
    • 09/06/2013: first lab in Eaton 1005C
    • 08/28/2013: background survey is assigned, due Sept 6
    • 08/26/2013: First class meeting


    Instructor and Class Information:

      Instructor: Luke Huan


      Email: jhuan AT ku dot edu Lectures: MWF 2pm - 2:50pm, LEA 3153
      Web: http://people.eecs.ku.edu/~jhuan
      Office: Eaton 2034, 864-5072
      Office Hours: Th 11:00-12:00, Eaton Hall 2034


    Course Objectives and Overview:

      Overview:

      • To learn the fundamentals of good database design.
      • To be able to write SQL queries of moderate complexity
      • To be able to create a web front end to a database application
      • To gain an understanding and hands-on experience with the file management techniques used by database systems.

      Pre-requisites: EECS 448
       

    Textbook:

    Fundamentals of Database Systems
    Ramez Elmasri and Shamkant B. Navathe, 6th ed.
    ISBN:
    0136086209