CS 4250, Spring 2015   Class Schedule, Lecture Notes
Note: Schedule will change, please check frequently.

WK Class/Date Topic Book Chapter Homeworks Lecture Notes
1 W 1/28 Introduction Ch 1 Lecture 1
F 1/30 Entity-Relationship Model Ch 2 Project Part 1 assigned Chapter 2 slides
2 M 2/2
W 2/4 Project Part 2 assigned
F 2/6 Relational Model Ch 3 Project Part 1 due
3 M 2/9 Chapter 3
W 2/11 ER to Relational Hwk 1 assigned
F 2/13 Relational Algebra Ch 4.1-4.2 Project Part 2 due Chapter 4
4 M 2/16
W 2/18 R.A. exercise slide
F 2/20 Quiz Project Part 3 assigned
5 M 2/23 SQL, SQL, SQL Ch 5 Chapter 5
W 2/25 Hwk 1 due
F 2/27
6 M 3/2
Hwk 2 assigned
W 3/4 Class cancelled due to professor travel to SIGCSE 2015 conference
F 3/6 Class cancelled due to professor travel to SIGCSE 2015 conference
7 M 3/9 SQL (cont.), class exercise Project Part 3 due
W 3/11 Database Normalization Ch 19 Chapter 19
F 3/13
8 M 3/16
W 3/18 Midterm Q & A Hwk 2 due
F 3/20 Midterm


9 M 3/23
Project Part 4 assigned
W 3/25
F 3/27 Group work day, in classroom, on Mini-Homework 1
Mini-Homework 1 assigned
Project Part 5 assigned

10 M 3/30 Brief Intro to Database and Internet Applications Ch 6.2-6.3, 6.5, 7 Mini-Homework 1 due Chapter 6
Chapter 7
W 4/1

F 4/3 Transactions and Concurrency Control Ch 16, 17 Project Part 4 due Chapter 16 and 17
11 M 4/6 School Holiday: Spring Break
W 4/8 School Holiday: Spring Break
F 4/10 School Holiday: Spring Break

12 M 4/13 Hwk 3 assigned
W 4/15 Project Part 6 assigned
F 4/17 Quiz
13 M 4/20 Crash Recovery Ch 18 Project Part 5 due (original)
Project Part 7 assigned
Chapter 18
W 4/22
F 4/24 Overview of Storage and Indexing Ch 8, 9.1-9.5 Project Part 5 due (new)
Project Part 6 due (original)
Hwk 3 due
Chapters 8 and 9
14 M 4/27 Project Part 6 due (new)
W 4/29
F 5/1 Hwk 4 assigned
15 M 5/4 Query Evaluation Overview 12 Chapter 12
W 5/6
F 5/8 Warrior Day
16 M 5/11

W 5/13
F 5/15 Course Wrap-Up, Q & A Hwk 4 due
Project Part 7 due (5/20)
Monday 5/18 FINAL EXAM
Location: DBH 104
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm