This course provides the student with the main theoretical concepts of the relational data model, of object and object-relational data models, and of the semistructured and XML data models. Related query languages will be introduced and some related technical issues will be discussed.
The relational data model: relational calculus, functional dependencies, normal forms and decompositions.
Conceptual data modeling in UML
Object and object-relational databases: data models and query languages.
Semistructured databases: basic concepts, XML, XML Schema, XPath, and Xquery.
Spatio-Temporal databases: basic concepts, data models, query languages, and technological issues.
The final exam is an oral examination (with a previous written test), with questions and exercises on the considered topics.
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