In this course, we will introduce the basics of modern data management. You will learn about schema design, data modeling, query languages, building database applications, transactions, database performance tuning, data warehousing, and many other topics. Through lectures, sections, and assignments, you will learn about and understand how real-world databases work, and how they touch upon many aspects of our daily lives.

Administrative Information

Alvin Cheung

Course Assistants:
Danial Chowdhry
Amanda Lin
Yedi Luo
Amarpal Singh
Lisa Zhang

Please see calendar for up-to-date office hours information.

Contact: Please use Piazza to contact the staff.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 1:30pm-2:20pm, JHN 075.

(AA) Thursdays 9:30am-10:20am, MGH 295.
(AB) Thursdays 10:30am-11:20am, EEB 025.
(AC) Thursdays 11:30am-12:20pm, MGH 234.