Discrete Structures

CSCI 4800: Advanced Database Techniques and Tools

Department of Computer Science and Engineering - College of Engineering, Design and Computing - University of Colorado Denver

Term: Spring 2021

Location: Remote - Synchronous over Zoom

Course Overview:

Students should learn more in-depth design of database systems including query processing and optimization, transaction management, database security and active databases with enhanced database constraints. In addition the student should gather knowledge on more recent databases designs such as NoSQL databases, Distributed Databases and Spatio-Temporal databases.


  • CSCI3287 - Database Systems


  • Fundamentals of Database Systems, R. Elmasri, S. Navathe, 7th edition, Pearson. ISBN13 9780133970777. Required


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