Introduction to Database Management

CS 348 Waterloo, Fall '08


  Instructor:           David Toman (david@uwaterloo.ca)   
  Office:               DC 3344 (Tue 2:15-3:45pm or by appointment)                
  Lectures:             TT  11:30-12:50 (LEC 001) CPH 3386
                        TT   4:00- 5:20 (LEC 002) MC 2034

  Class Info:           http://db.uwaterloo.ca/~david/cs348
  
  Class Newsgroup (IMPORTANT TO READ): news:uw.cs.cs348

  TA office hours: 
        Kling, Patrick (pkling) office DC 3310, office hours for A3:
            - Friday, Nov 7, 3:30-4:30
            - Monday, Nov 10, 10:30-11:30
            - Thursday, Nov 13, 1:30-2:30
            - Monday, Nov 17, 12:00-1:00
        Minhas, Umar (ufminhas) office DC3304, office hours for A2:
            - Fri 10/17 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
            - Tue 10/21 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
            - Fri 10/24 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
            - Mon 10/27 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
        Soror, Ahmed (aakssoro) office DC 3310, office hours for A1:
            - Thursday 9th from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
            - Friday 10th from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
            - Monday 13th from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
            - Wednesday 15th from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
        Zhang, Chen (c15zhang) office DC3553, office hours for project:
            - Nov. 12, 12:30 pm to 13:30 pm
            - Nov. 19, 12:30 pm to 13:30 pm
            - Nov. 25,  9 am to 10 am
            - Nov. 27,  9 am to 10 am


Links:

  • Syllabus
  • Lecture notes
  • Suggested reading
  • Midterm: October 30 at 4:00-5:30 p.m. in MC 2017/2034/2054
    (those-and only those-in section 1 who have conflict at 4pm can write the exam at 11:30 in CPH 3386)
    The midterm is an open book exam.
  • Final: December 8 at 7:30 p.m. in RCH 103, 105, 110
    The final is an open book exam.
  • Assignments to appear here:

  • DB2 Embedded Applications Guide and how to use DB2 at Waterloo (slides).