Course Information

CSC 8230: Database Systems and Health Informatics

Credits: 3 Level: Graduate


Architecture of a database system; conceptual and implementation models; query languages; integrity, security, and concurrency; hands-on experience with selected US government EMR/PHR/MRS/HIS systems; SQL and NoSql DBs; Big Data in eHealth; database access via web services; data representation standards such as XML, JSON, HL7.


There are no prerequisites for this course.