HI 5304 Advanced Database Concepts

Course Type: Research
Credit Hours: 3

This course introduces the ideas and methods of database processing. By the end of the semester, the students are expected to acquire both theoretical understanding and hands-on experience on database design and applications. 

Prerequisites

Consent of the instructor, graduate student, high-speed Internet access, personal computer.

Additional Information

Course Objectives

  • Learn basic relational database techniques.
  • Learn data modeling techniques.
  • Acquire working knowledge of SQL.
  • Learn to create access to databases through web pages.
  • Explore data warehousing/data mining/Electronic Medical Record
  • Systems/Bioinformatics databases