10985 Introduction to SQL Databases

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

10985 Introduction to SQL Databases

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Learning 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


    What's Included in this Course?

    • LIVE expert-led instruction by Microsoft certified instructor
    • Free Microsoft exam prep (180-days access) from Kaplan/Transcender - $129 retail value*
    • Labs with hands-on experience (6 month access 24x7) in real virtual environments, not simulations**
    • Microsoft Official Courseware (digital, lifetime access)
    • Six months access to class lecture recordings
    • Free class retakes for 6 months (standby basis)
    • Distraction free learning environment at our centers: Knoxville, Chattanooga or Tri-Cities or attend virtually

           * subject to availability from Kaplan

    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Introduction to databases
  • Introduction to relational databases
  • Other types of database
  • Data analysis
  • Database languages
  • Lab : Querying SQ Server
  • 2 - Data Modelling
  • Data modelling
  • ANSI/SPARC database model
  • Entity relationship modelling
  • Lab : Entity relationship modelling
  • 3 - Normalization
  • Why normalize data?
  • Normalization terms
  • Levels of normalization
  • De-normalization
  • Lab : Normalizing raw data
  • 4 - Relationships
  • Schema mapping
  • Referential integrity
  • Lab : Designing relationships
  • 5 - Performance
  • Indexing
  • Query performance
  • Concurrency
  • Lab : Query performance
  • 6 - Database Objects
  • Tables
  • Views
  • Stored Procedures, Triggers and Functions
  • Lab : Using SQL Server
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target 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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    10985 Introduction to SQL Databases

    $1,785 | This course is SATV-Eligible
    Course Length : 3 Days

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