Database Programming for Games

Course Purpose

In this course, students learn to work with a SQL database through the server side PHP programming language to create their own website driven games.

Course Goals and Outcomes

Specific areas the course will look at include:

  • Data models
  • Relational database systems
  • Database querying using SQL
  • PHP programming
  • PHP security
Course Texts

Build your own Database driven web site using PHP & MySQL by Kevin Yank

Supplies and Equipment

Students are required to bring the following with them to classes: 3” binder with paper and tabs, notebook, pen, pencil, highlighter, calculator. It is required that students have computer access outside of class.

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