Temple University 
CIS331 - Principles of Database Systems - Spring 2004 - Schedule (tentative)

 week  date  topics (tentative)  due dates   related info
1 Sept. 4 Introduction (Ch.1), E-R Model (Ch.2))    
2 Sept. 11 Relational Model (Ch.3)   hw1 out 
3 Sept. 18 SQL (Ch.4) hw1 due   
4 Sept. 25 QBE, Quel (Ch.5)   hw2 out 
5 Oct. 2 Integrity Constraints (Ch.6), Relational DB Design (Ch.7) hw2 due  hw3 out 
6 Oct. 9 Relational DB design (Ch.7)    
7 Oct. 16 Storage (Ch.10) hw3 due  hw4 out 
8 Oct. 23 File Structure (Ch.10), Indexing and Hashing (Ch.11), Review hw4 due  project1 starts 
9 Oct. 30 MIDTERM, Query Processing (Ch.12) Midterm hw5 out, opt. project2 starts 
10 Nov. 6 Transactions (Ch.13), Concurrency Control (Ch.14) hw5 due  presentations 
11 Nov. 13 Concurrency Control (Ch.14), Recovery (Ch.15)   hw6 out, presentations 
12 Nov. 20 Object Relational DB (Ch.9), Parallel DB (Ch.17)) hw6 due  presentations 
13 Nov. 27 No class    
14 Dec. 4 Distributed DB (Ch.18), Multimedia DB, Queries by Content   presentations 
15 Dec. 11 Data Mining and Rule Discovery, Review project1, opt. project2 due  presentations 
16 Dec. 18 Final Exam