SYS 2202 Data and Information Engineering


1/13/14. Provides students with the background necessary to model, store, manipulate and ex- change information throughout an information system to support decision-making. In- corporates both conceptual bases and corresponding technology standards, including SQL and XML. Covers the development of conceptual models for describing data and their relationships; relational models; effective use of SQL for data definition and manipulation; web-based technologies for disseminating information; and the major components of modern information systems. Emphasizes application of these technologies through the analysis, design, and implementation of web-enabled database systems. Several key industries that rely on data engineering will be presented, and a final paper will allow students to explore deeper in the field. CS 1110 is a prerequisite.