CS 133: Databases

Spring 2017

Course Description

Database management systems are powerful tools for storing, managing, and querying data. This course provides an introduction to database systems, with a focus on system design principles and techniques. Topics to be covered include:

[see syllabus for more]


Beth Trushkowsky, beth AT cs DOT hmc DOT edu

Office hours: Tuesday 5:15pm-6:15pm and Friday 2:45pm-3:45pm, or by appointment
Location: Olin 1261 (student workroom). If not there, my office two doors down: Olin 1267.

Tutoring hours: Olin 1261 (unless otherwise stated):
Alyssa: Wednesday 3-5pm
Carli: Wednesday 7-8pm, Thursday 7-8pm (in Beckman B102), Sunday 7-8pm
Christine: Monday 6-8pm

Piazza: https://piazza.com/hmc/spring2017/cs133/home


Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:35 am - 10:50 am
Shanahan 3425


Database Management Systems 3rd Edition, by Ramakrishnan and Gehrke.