This course is focused on emerging object-oriented database technology. Object-oriented design and development is discussed with specific emphasis on database systems. Topics on handling large objects (LOBs) and database-web integration are also included.
1. Hybrid delivery format. 2. This course will be a combination of in-class sessions 15 hours) AND online instruction (30 hours). Classroom sessions will be held on the following Thursdays at the Downtown campus: April 18, May 16, June 20 and July 4. All sessions will be from 1830-2215. ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams.***Course content, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this course are the same as classroom courses. You must have an email address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Design a database application following the object-oriented paradigm.
Explain how object-oriented database technology differs from relational and other database technologies.
Apply Oracle PL/SQL programming and explain Oracle object-oriented database features, using Oracle Object Types, References, Collections, and Object Views.
Explain design considerations for Oracle Objects and how objects are physically stored.
Explain use of Oracle LOB data type and managing LOBs.
Explain database-web integration concepts including business solutions using XML.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2010
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