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1 EECS 484: Database Management Systems Instructor: Kristen LeFevre Email: [email protected] Office Hours: Monday 1-3pm, CSE 4705 Course Web Page: http://www.eecs.umich.edu/courses/eecs484 TAs: Heedo Kim, Dhineshkumar Muthu Email: {heedokim, dhinesh} @umich.edu Office Hours: TBA (posted on website) 1/4/11 EECS 484: Database Management Systems, Kristen LeFevre 2 Course Outline GOAL: Basic Introduction to Database Management Systems (DBMSs) Two perspectives: External ( “How to use a DBMS” ): Data models, ER Model, Relational Model, SQL, Application programming,… Internal ( “How to build a DBMS” ): File organization, sorting, access methods, concurrency,… 498 + 498 == 484 Each module listed individually as an instantiation of EECS 498
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2 1/4/11 EECS 484: Database Management Systems, Kristen LeFevre 3 Prerequisites Module 1 Only -- Programming experience and mathematical maturity graduate standing, or permission of instructor Module 2 / Full Course -- EECS 281 or equivalent WARNING: Significant C++ programming WARNING: Need to pick up Java for project 1/4/11 EECS 484: Database Management Systems, Kristen LeFevre 4 Textbook Johannes Gehrke. 3 rd ed. Ctools (Assignments) Login to http: //ctools . umich . edu using your kerberos and verify that you can see the welcome message Phorum (Discussion Board) : https://phorum.eecs.umich.edu Send email to GSI if you can’t access the forum. This is a shared resource, so use it judiciously Expect an answer within 48 hours. Best way to get questions answered – Use Discussion Section and Office Hours!
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3 1/4/11 EECS 484: Database Management Systems, Kristen LeFevre 5 50% 22% each 6% total 498(II) 50% 22% 22% 6% total 498(I) 484 6% total Written Homework 11% SQL / JDBC Project 25% Final Exam 11% each Two Minirel Projects 25% Midterm Exam 11% Database Design Project 1/4/11 EECS 484: Database Management Systems, Kristen LeFevre 6 Written Homework Total of four (4) written homework assignments Great practice for exams! Due on Fridays at the
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