Course Outlines

Database Systems — ISTC 1050

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 3.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 2.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 1.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites:
      • ISTC 1015: Supporting Business Applications
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    This course focuses on the fundamentals of relational databases; their use, design and implementation. The course will include entity-relationship modeling, logical and physical design and normalization, as well as the definition of tables and indexes. The use of Structured Query Language (SQL) for data manipulation will be emphasized. The course will also cover concepts of client/server, distributed and object-oriented databases, security and data warehousing. Prerequisites: ISTC1015 Supporting Business Applications
  2. Course Effective Dates: 8/20/07 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
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  4. Learning Outcomes
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  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
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  7. Special Information
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