Introduction to databases

Course Code :1003WETDAT
Study domain:Computer Science
Academic year:2016-2017
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:Minimum 8/20 for Languages and machines and Data abstraction and structures.
Contact hours:60
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Toon Calders

3. Course contents *

We will cover a variety of the theoretical foundations of database models, including the Entity Relationship Model, the Relational Data Model, and XML. The course also covers a number of query languages developed for these data models, including Relational Algebra, SQL, and Datalog.