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What you will learn

  • Create and access a database instance on cloud

  • Write basic SQL statements: CREATE, DROP, SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE

  • Filter, sort, group results, use built-in functions, access multiple tables

  • Access databases from Jupyter using Python and work with real world datasets

Skills you will gain

Cloud DatabasesPython ProgrammingIpythonRelational Database Management System (RDBMS)SQL

Learner Career Outcomes

38%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Week 1 - Introduction to Databases and Basic SQL

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 37 min)
9 videos
Introduction to Databases4m
How to create a Database instance on Cloud5m
Relational Database Concepts5m
CREATE Table Statement6m
SELECT Statement3m
COUNT, DISTINCT, LIMIT2m
INSERT Statement2m
UPDATE and DELETE Statements3m
2 practice exercises
Databases15m
Basic SQL15m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Week 2 - Advanced SQL

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 32 min)
7 videos
Sorting Result Sets2m
Grouping Result Sets3m
Built-in Database Functions6m
Date and Time Built-in Functions2m
Sub-Queries and Nested Selects4m
Working with Multiple Tables6m
2 practice exercises
String Patterns, Ranges, Sorting and Grouping15m
Functions, Sub-Queries, Multiple Tables15m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Week 3 - Accessing Databases using Python

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 46 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
10 videos
Writing code using DB-API5m
Connecting to a database using ibm_db API2m
Creating tables, loading data and querying data3m
Analyzing data with Python9m
Join Overview3m
Inner Join3m
Left Outer Join5m
Right Outer Join3m
Full Outer Join2m
1 reading
About this Optional Section2m
2 practice exercises
Database access from Python15m
Practice Quiz: JOIN operations15m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Week 4: Course Assignment

4 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 13 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
2 videos
Getting Table and Column Details4m
1 reading
IBM Digital Badge2m
1 practice exercise
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