Database Management System (NCS-502)

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Syllabus of Database Management System (NCS-502)

I. Introduction: An overview of database management system, database system Vs file system, Database system concept and architecture, data model schema and instances, data independence and database language and interfaces, data definitions language, DML, Overall Database Structure. Data Modeling using the Entity Relationship Model: ER model concepts, notation for ER diagram, mapping constraints, keys, Concepts of Super Key, candidate key, primary key, Generalization, aggregation, reduction of an ER diagrams to tables, extended ER model, relationship of higher degree.

II. Relational data Model and Language: Relational data model concepts, integrity 8 constraints, entity integrity, referential integrity, Keys constraints, Domain constraints, relational algebra, relational calculus, tuple and domain calculus. Introduction on SQL: Characteristics of SQL, advantage of SQL. SQl data type and literals. Types of SQL commands. SQL operators and their procedure. Tables, views and indexes. Queries and sub queries. Aggregate functions. Insert, update and delete operations, Joins, Unions, Intersection, Minus, Cursors, Triggers, Procedures in SQL/PL SQL

III. Data Base Design & Normalization: Functional dependencies, normal forms, first, second, 8 third normal forms, BCNF, inclusion dependence, loss less join decompositions, normalization using FD, MVD, and JDs, alternative approaches to database design.

IV. Transaction Processing Concept: Transaction system, Testing of serializability, 8 serializability of schedules, conflict & view serializable schedule, recoverability, Recovery from transaction failures, log based recovery, checkpoints, deadlock handling. Distributed Database: distributed data storage, concurrency control, directory system.

V. Concurrency Control Techniques: Concurrency control, Locking Techniques for 8 concurrency control, Time stamping protocols for concurrency control, validation based protocol, multiple granularity, Multi version schemes, Recovery with concurrent transaction, case study of Oracle.

Text books:

1.Korth, Silbertz, Sudarshan,” Database Concepts”, McGraw Hill

2.Date C J, “ An Introduction to Database Systems”, Addision Wesley

3. Elmasri, Navathe, “ Fudamentals of Database Systems”, Addision Wesley

4. O’Neil, Databases, Elsevier Pub.


1.Leon & Leon,”Database Management Systems”, Vikas Publishing House

2.Bipin C. Desai, “ An Introduction to Database Systems”, Gagotia Publications

3. Majumdar & Bhattacharya, “Database Management System”, TMH

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