Dr. Shiyong Lu
Wayne State Univesrity
About the Instructor
Teaching database classes
Research on scientific workflows
Dr. Shiyong Lu
CSC7710:Database Management System II
Place: State Hall 318
What is this course about?
Transaction processing (ACID)
Locking & logging
Distributed databases and transactions
Goal of the course
Knowledge of transaction processing,
concurrency control, and distributed
Apply the knowledge to collaborative
editing of scientific workflows.
CSC6710 Or with the permission of the
Java, JDBC and SQL programming
Instructor’s office hours
Shiyong Lu (email@example.com)
Office: 3006 Maccabees bldg
Office hours: Tu, Th 11
12PM or by
TA office hours
Office hours: TBA.
Course load and grading
(45 %) 3 Assignments, 15% each.
(40 %) One course project, two parts, graded
together in the end.
(15 %) Final exam.
Late work penalty
You can have one late assignment submission
up to one week without any penalty. Please
email me in advance when you need to use
your execuse. If late excuse is not used, a
penalty of 2 % per day will be assessed up
to one week. No credits will be given for
works handed in one week after the due
date. The late excuse cannot be used for the
Copying an assignment from another student
in this class or obtaining a solution from
some other source will lead to an automatic
failure for this course and to a disciplinary
action. Allowing another student to copy
one's work will be treated as an act of
academic dishonesty, leading to the same
penalty as copying.
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