course introduces the fundamental aspects of database design and
management within the context of a relational data base management
system (DBMS). Covered topics include: relational model, database
design life-cycle, database design optimization, client/server
architecture, data modeling, SQL, database security, database
management, data warehousing, internet database environment. Students
will gain hands-on experience in analysis, design, implementation, and
management of relational data base systems.