Here the slides giving the course overview: DB-Fall-2014.
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Please start reading the book. We will move right through: Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4.1 through 4.5 (skip the rest of chapter 4), 5, and 6.1 through 6.11.
And please come to class. There is a strong correlation between people who come to class and people who are aware of what will be on the exams.