Computer Science and Engineering

CSE 182 Introduction to Database Management Systems

Concepts, approaches, tools, and methodology of database design. Topics include the entity-relationship model; the relational data model; normal forms; commercial languages such as SQL (SQL constraints, SQL triggers, and update languages); query-by-example (QBE); XML data model, and XML query language (XQuery); as well as relational database-management support for XML and object-relational features in database-management systems. Involves a database -application development project. Students that have taken and passed CSE 180 cannot receive credit for CSE 182.


Prerequisite(s): CSE 16 or BME 160; CSE 15 and CSE 15L or CSE 13E or CSE 13S or ECE 13. Course intended for non-majors; computer science majors should enroll in CSE 180.