10985 – Introduction to SQL DatabasesDownload Course Outline
Title: Introduction to SQL Databases 10985C; 3 Days; Instructor-led
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.
At Course Completion: 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 denormalization techniques Describe relationship types and effects in database design Describe the effects of database design on performance Describe commonly used database objects
Audience & Prerequisites: The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.
Course Outline Details: Module 1: Introduction to databases This module introduces key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016. Lessons Introduction to relational databases Other types of database Data analysis Database languages in SQL Server Lab: Exploring and querying SQL Server databases After completing this module, you will be able to: Describe what a database is Understand basic relational aspects Describe database languages used in SQL Server Describe data analytics Module 2: Data Modelling This module describes data modelling techniques. Lessons Data modelling ANSI/SPARC database model Entity relationship modelling Lab: Identify components in entity relationship modelling After completing this module, you will be able to: Understand the common data modelling techniques Describe the ANSI/SPARC database model Describe entity relationship modelling Module 3: Normalization This module describes normalization and denormalization techniques. Lessons Fundamentals of Normalization Normal form Denormalization Lab: Normalizing data After completing this module, you will be able to: Describe normalization benefits and notation Describe important normalization terms Describe the normalization levels Describe the role of denormalization Module 4: Relationships This module describes relationship types and effects in database design. Lessons Introduction to relationships Planning referential integrity Lab: Planning and implementing referential integrity After completing this module, you will be able to: Describe relationship types Describe the use, types, and effects of referential integrity Module 5: Performance This module introduces the effects of database design on performance. Lessons Indexing Query performance Concurrency Lab: Performance issues After completing this module, you will be able to: Discuss the performance effects of indexing Describe the performance effects of join and search types Describe the performance effects of concurrency Module 6: Database Objects This module introduces commonly used database objects. Lessons Tables Views Stored procedures, triggers and functions Lab: Using SQL server After completing this module, you will be able to: Describe the use of tables in SQL Server Describe the use of views in SQL Server Describe the use of stored procedures in SQL Server Describe other database objects commonly used in SQL Server
Start Date: 10/19/2020
End Date: 10/21/2020
SATV Eligible: Yes