This courses introduces students to the fundamentals of data bases and data analysis, emphasizing that the key to successful database implementation is in proper design to fit within a larger strategic view of the data environment. Students will learn to analyze and model data (i.e. design) then create and utilize a database. Students will use SQL as a query language, along with other database management tools. The labs, projects and excises incorporate real-world business cases to help students develop database and system analysis skills.
Basic understanding of computer.