CS-317 Data Management and Information Processing
Spring  2003


Goce Trajcevski, PhD
Visiting Lecturer , Department. of Computer Science
Northwestern Univeristy

Room 328, 1890 Maple Avenue
Evanston IL 60201

Email: gtrajc1@uic.edu
Office Hours: Monday 10:30 - 12:00 and Thursday 11:30 - 1:00

Teaching Assistant
Ananth I. Sundararaj
Graduate Student, Department of Computer Science
Northwestern University
Room 332, 1890 Maple Avenue
Evanston IL 60201

Email: ais@cs.northwestern.edu
Office Hours: Wednesday 2:00 - 4:00 or by appointment

Isaac Chung
Email: i-chung2@northwestern.edu



Course Description

Data models and database design. Modeling the real world: structures, constraints, and operations. The entity relationship to data modeling (including network hierarchical and object-oriented), emphasis on the relational model. Use of existing database systems for the implementation of information systems.

Location and Time

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30-10:50
Lectures will be held in Technology Institute , L211


Principles of Database Systems with Internet and Java Applications
by Greg Riccardi , copyright 2002 by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 0-201-61247-X

A copy of the textbook has been placed as course reserve material in the Science and Engineering Library . To search for the same, go to NUcat and click on the course reserve option.

Course Materials



Homework 1

Solutions to Homework 1 Part I

Solutions to Homework 1 Part II



Quiz 1

Solutions to Quiz 1

Quiz 2

Solutions to Quiz 2


Project 1

Submission instructions for Project 1

Project 2

Sample Database for Project 2

Submission instructions for Project 2


Preparatory Help

Solutions to Midterm