Practice file-based management in Git repositories.
Implement imperative data analysis methods in R.
Work in a team to conduct a performance evaluation of declarative querying.
Work with a partner to create "pseudo-ER" diagrams of database schemas.
After creating and visualizing a schema, populate it with realistic data.
Collaborate with a partner to build a complete database application.
Work with a partner to empirically evaluate the performance of XML serialization.
You and your partner will try out different XML parsers.
You will independently propose, implement, and complete an your own project.