Database Management Course Descriptions

DBA 110 Database Concepts

This course introduces database design and creation using a DBMS product. Emphasis is on data dictionaries, normalization, data integrity, data modeling, and creation of simple tables, queries, reports, and forms. Upon completion, students should be able to design and implement normalized database structures by creating simple database tables, queries, reports, and forms.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 2; Lab, 3
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisite: CIS 110
Corequisite: None
DBA 110 Course Outline


DBA 120 Database Programming I

This course is designed to develop SQL programming proficiency. Emphasis is on data definition, data manipulation, and data control statements as well as on report generation. Upon completion, students should be able to write programs which create, update, and produce reports.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 2; Lab, 2
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisite: CIS 110 or CIS 115
Corequisite: None
DBA 120 Course Outline