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, $500* (includes a $200 lab fee)
||8/30 - 12/14
||8/30 - 12/13
||6:00 pm - 9:40 pm
||8/30 - 12/13
||9:30 am - 11:30 am
DPR-706 SQL Fundamentals 1.8 CEUs
This course introduces students to the fundamentals of SQL using Oracle Database Technology. Students learn concepts of relational databases, write queries against single and multiple tables, manipulate data in tables, and create database objects. This class will prepare you for the Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals Exam 1Z0-051. 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. Textbook: Database Systems Using Oracle, (2nd edition) by Nilesh Shah.
6 sessions, $270* (includes a $95 lab fee)
||9/11 - 10/16
||6:30 - 9:30 pm
||Laurel College Center