John Burns


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Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Texas Township Campus
6767 West O Avenue
PO Box 4070
Kalamazoo, MI 49003-4070

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Winter 2018

  • CIS275 - Advanced Database/SQL (starts Tuesday 1/9/2018)

    3-2-3 (Lecture/Standard Lab)/Online/Blended Contact Hours: 5

    This hands-on course will advance students' knowledge and experiences with database queries, maintenance using SQL and Oracle. Emphasis will be on advanced database design, uses and architectures along with data security, DBMS installations, business intelligence, web technologies, and data mining.

    Prerequisite: Successful completion of CIS 175 is REQUIRED.

    Recommended: CIS 212, CIS 229, or CIS 237

    • CRN 21069
      T/R 6:00 PM to 8:15 PM
    • Texas Twp Classroom: 2350 (inside Computer Lab)
    • Recommended Reading/textbook:
      • Database Design for Mere Mortals (John L. Viescas, Michael J. Hernandez)
      • SQL Queries for Mere Mortals (Michael J. Hernandez)
      • Oracle SQL and PL/SQL (Joel Murach)
    • Schedule: Draft
    • Class Sessions (subject to change)
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