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Database Design Management

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The people responsible for developing and managing databases are called database administrators. Database management is among the fundamental processes in the software field of computing. Students who choose this field of study will learn how to develop logical and comprehensive approaches to defining what the anticipated outcomes/needs are and will plan and design functional and efficient databases.

DPR-732 Introduction to Database Management         7.5 CEUs

Introduction to database management techniques using Microsoft Access. Includes fundamentals of database design and programming with emphasis on relational file processing. Meets concurrently with credit course INT-2150. For the online version of this class visit www.pgcconline.com for details. Students must have an Owl Link account and a college e-mail address. Text required. 29 sessions, $518* (includes a $200 lab fee)

86930  WF       1/20-5/11  online                BLBD

86931  MW      1/21-5/11  6:00-9:00 p.m. CAT-215

DPR-327 Introduction to SQL 2.4 CEUs

For many new or intermediate database developers, it's difficult to know where to start when designing a relational database. It's easy to make the mistake of assuming that the functionality of a database will take shape over time, or the design will fall into place as you build the database. This course covers the steps to effectively plan and design functional, efficient databases. It will start with an introduction to SQL and Relational Database Management Systems, the Fundamentals of SQL Concepts and Principles, and Creating and altering RDBMS objects. Prerequisites: Before taking this course, you should have a basic understanding of your computer's operating system. For example, you should know how to launch an application, create and save files, copy files from CD and other media. You should have some familiarity with data tables and basic knowledge of how to create queries in Microsoft Access. Text: Database Systems Using Oracle, (2nd edition) by Nilesh Shah. 4 sessions, $150* (includes a $40 lab fee)

90061  M         3/2-3/23    6:30-9:30 p.m.      LCC