Relational Database Design: A Practical Approach (Millennium Design)
Course number: 076 410
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Course length: 1 day
Hardware/software required to run this course
The conceptual content of this course in not specific to any software application. Microsoft Access 97 or Access 2000 is needed to perform the tasks in the lessons pertaining to queries.
Overview: Students will learn the general principles involved in designing a database that complies with the relational database model.
Prerequisites: Some familiarity with data tables and basic knowledge of how to create queries in Access 97 or Access 2000.
Delivery method: Instructor-led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on and minds-on activities.
Benefits: Students will learn how to correctly design tables for use in a relational database application.
Target student: Students enrolling in this course should have a need to design or modify the design of tables to be used in a relational database management system.
Lesson objectives help students become comfortable with the course, and also provide a means to evaluate learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Lesson 1: Introduction to Relational Databases
Lesson 2: Designing Tables
Lesson 3: Data Normalization
Lesson 4: Data Integrity
Lesson 5: Query Basics
Lesson 6: More on Queries
Appendix: Additional resources