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Introduction to Databases


Introduction to Databases

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This course covers database design and the use of database management systems for applications. It includes extensive coverage of the relational model, relational algebra, and SQL. It also covers XML data including DTDs and XML Schema for validation, and the query and transformation languages XPath, XQuery, and XSLT. The course includes database design in UML, and relational design principles based on dependencies and normal forms. Many additional key database topics from the design and... More
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Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: November 28, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 22, 2017
Submitter: David Risner
Keywords: SQL, NoSQL, Computer Science, Database, relational databases, XML, UML


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Avatar for Antonio Silva Sprock
1 year ago

Antonio Silva Sprock (Teacher (K-12))

This is online course link. This isn't material.

Used in course

Avatar for Chandrappa TA
1 year ago

Chandrappa TA (Student)

I want pursue my studies in computer science

Avatar for CJ Fearnley
5 years ago

CJ Fearnley (Explorer in Universe)

I wrote a detailed review of my experience working through the course with 90,000 other students over a 10 week period in Fall 2011.  The review is on-line at

Time spent reviewing site: At least 50 hours