Course Information

CSC 4480: Principles of Database Systems

Credits: 3 Level: undergraduate


Concepts and technology of database management systems and data modeling with an emphasis on the relational model; database querying and normalization; physical data organization. A group project to design and implement a database is a key aspect of this course.

Course Outcomes:
  • Establish an understanding of database principles and the technologies underlying database management systems.

  • Establish an understanding of data models (with an emphasis on the relational model), physical data organization, data design, normalization, and querying.


CSC 1051 and CSC 1300