CSCI 200 Database Software Applications

The course is an introduction to database software and database concepts. Many of the fundamentals of using database software will be introduced. Students are exposed to the important operations common to most database software. The course will demonstrate the value of using a database management system to store and retrieve information. The students will be presented with the basic design and implementation strategies for the development of online databases. The course provides practice in applying the database software to various business applications and is taught using a hands-on approach in the microcomputer laboratory. Prerequisite: CSCI 101 - Introduction to Computers, or CSCI 120 - Introduction to Computer Programming. Fall.