The FBI has notified all Philadelphia area colleges and universities about a recent social media posting threatening violence at an unspecified Philadelphia area college or university on Monday, October 5 at 2 p.m. EST. Since the shooting last week at a community college in Oregon, the FBI has seen similar social media postings throughout the country. Delaware County Community College takes campus safety very seriously and in response to this threat the College has notified the local police departments presiding over all of the College's locations and is working in conjunction with them to enhance security. The College’s Office of Safety & Security will also increase security patrols on Monday and monitor the situation closely. We ask that you remain aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious activity or behaviors to Security at 610-359-5303. 


DPR 113 - Database Management Systems

Course Description

This course provides students with an introduction to data base concepts, data models and Data Base Management SYSTEM (DBMS) software. The relational data base model is examined. One or more of the common DBMS software is included as part of the hands-on activities associated with the course. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Discuss general concepts of computer data base systems. Understand data models through an intuitive approach to data base design. Recognize the standards for data base design and apply them to the data base design of a specified application. Identify the main features of a relational data base model. Design, develop and manipulate a rudimentary relational data base.

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 4

Course Prerequisites: DPR 100