Advanced Structured Query Language (SQL) Syntax
For those with SQL knowledge, this course covers advanced SQL statements used in inserting, retrieving, and updating a database. Students learn how to use advanced features of SQL commands and other advanced topics.
What you can learn.
- Learn advanced use of Structures Query Language
- Learn advanced use Data Manipulation Language
- Learn advanced use Data Definition Language
About this course:Structured Query Language (SQL) is an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) computer language for accessing and manipulating database systems. It works with database programs such as MS Access, DB2, Informix, MS SQL Server, Oracle, and Sybase. Designed for those with some knowledge of SQL, this hands-on course covers advanced SQL statements used in inserting, retrieving, and updating data in a database. Students learn how to use advanced features of SQL commands, including operators such as IN, AND, OR, BETWEEN, LIKE, DISTINCT, AGGREGATE, CONCATENATE, SUBSTRING, HAVING, and others. In addition, instruction covers advanced topics using table joins, sub-queries, "if and" case statements, and cast and convert statements, as well as stored procedures, triggers, functions, and cursors. You also learn how to stream text into a field; retrieve and send results in an email as text or attachment; perform error trapping; and create audit systems, dynamic SQL, and pivot tables with hyperlinks.
Spring 2021 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 4, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.