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Introduction to Relational Databases

Learn the basics of Relational Databases, including how to create, design, and interact with a database.

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Introduction to Relational Databases

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Starts Sep 19
Ends Oct 30

Introduction to Relational Databases

Learn the basics of Relational Databases, including how to create, design, and interact with a database.

Introduction to Relational Databases
6 weeks
8–10 hours per week
Instructor-paced
Instructor-led on a course schedule
Free
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There is one session available:

After a course session ends, it will be archivedOpens in a new tab.
Starts Sep 19
Ends Oct 30

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The Introduction to Relational Databases course provides you with a basic understanding of relational databases. You will create databases and gain real-world experience with several popular database technologies and systems. Furthermore, you will learn how to create database tables and store information in them – while developing a foundational understanding of various database design and schema topics to help decrease data retrieval. You will also learn how to design databases by creating ERD diagrams.

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What you'll learn

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  • How to implement databases in multiple database management systems.
  • Create database tables with the appropriate columns and data types.
  • Ensure data integrity with foreign keys.
  • Increase performance with indexes.
  • Design databases using ERD.

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