pre-approved electives
IDS 706
Credits: 3
Spring 1
Professor
CourseDescription

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.