Not too easy. Not too difficult.
It's a wonderful course, where you will learn about Real world database system. Besides that Oliver is one the best professor you can get. He explains and teaches in very concise and clear manner. This course is one the most practical course in CMPT, and will help a lot in industry application as well.
Database Design(ER diagram) Understanding Architecture of different layers, Database Query (SQL, XML, relational algebra) Application on Database (How to connect Python to Database, and Java To database) Real world applications on Databases
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Advice for students:
The assignments of the course is relatively easy, but long. It's best you start early, and finish on time. Besides TA and prof are very good, they are clear and helps with all the queries. Exams are bit on Medium to difficult side, but if you practice all the assignments before exams and solve questions from books, you will do fine.