pre-approved electives
IDS 706
Credits: 3
Spring 1

Managing and retrieving data from common data storage modalities. 

Students will learn to implement, secure, utilize, and manage database systems. Students will learn about normalization theory and relational database systems; entity-relationship models and relational schemas; extract, transform, load functions and workflows; complex SQL queries; and non-relational databases including NoSQL databases.

Students will also be introduced to “big data” query techniques including MapReduce and processing engines such as Hadoop and Spark.