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Introduction to SQL Databases

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  • About
  • Curriculum

Course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements. The course describes fundamental database concepts including database types, database languages, and database design.


No Prerequisites

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016
  • Describe database languages used in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe data modelling techniques
  • Describe normalization and de-normalization techniques
  • Describe relationship types and effects in database design
  • Describe the effects of database design on performance
  • Describe commonly used database objects

Intended Audience

The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.

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Posted: 20 December, 2016

Module 1: Introduction to Databases

  • Introduction to relational databases
  • Other types of database
  • Data analysis
  • Database languages

Lab: Querying SQ Server

Module 2: Data Modelling 

  • Data modelling
  • ANSI/SPARC database model
  • Entity relationship modelling

Lab: Entity relationship modelling

Module 3: Normalization

  • Why normalize data?
  • Normalization terms
  • Levels of normalization
  • De-normalization

Lab: Normalizing raw data

Module 4: Relationships

  • Schema mapping
  • Referential integrity

Lab: Designing relationships

Module 5: Performance

  • Indexing
  • Query performance
  • Concurrency

Lab: Query performance

Module 6: Database Objects

  • Tables
  • Views
  • Stored procedures
  • Other database objects

Lab: Using SQL Server in a hybrid cloud