This three-day instructor-led 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 designs.
Instructor did a great job, from experience this subject can be a bit dry to teach but he was able to keep it very engaging and made it much easier to focus.
Excellent presentation skills, subject matter knowledge, and command of the environment.
Instructor was outstanding. Knowledgeable, presented well, and class timing was perfect.
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This is a foundation level course and therefore only requires general computer literacy.
Detailed Class Syllabus
Module 1: Introduction to databases
Introduction to relational databases
Other types of database
Module 2: Data Modelling
ANSI/SPARC database model
Entity relationship modelling
Module 3: Normalization
Why normalize data?
Levels of normalization
Module 4: Relationships
Introduction to relationships
Planning referential integrity
Module 5: Performance
Module 6: Database Objects
Stored procedures, triggers and functions