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About the Course

Much of the world's data resides in databases. SQL (or Structured Query Language) is a powerful language which is used for communicating with and extracting data from databases. A working knowledge of databases and SQL is a must if you want to become a data scientist. The purpose of this course is to introduce relational database concepts and help you learn and apply foundational knowledge of the SQL language. It is also intended to get you started with performing SQL access in a data science environment. The emphasis in this course is on hands-on and practical learning . As such, you will work with real databases, real data science tools, and real-world datasets. You will create a database instance in the cloud. Through a series of hands-on labs you will practice building and running SQL queries. You will also learn how to access databases from Jupyter notebooks using SQL and Python. No prior knowledge of databases, SQL, Python, or programming is required. Anyone can audit this course at no-charge. If you choose to take this course and earn the Coursera course certificate, you can also earn an IBM digital badge upon successful completion of the course. LIMITED TIME OFFER: Subscription is only $39 USD per month for access to graded materials and a certificate....

Top reviews


May 21, 2020

Amazing course for beginners! The entire course is well structured and has good hands-on assignments. SQL is extremely essential for Database management and fun learning so please do try this one out!


Apr 23, 2020

The lessons were short and easy to follow, providing all the basics as well as a few more advanced topics, to get student quickly up-to-speed on databases and SQL and their application in D/S realm.

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By Utkarsh C

Jun 20, 2020

A good introductory course on database and sql.

By Omar K

Apr 02, 2020

This was an amazing course, Thank You So Much !

By Jitendra S B

Feb 07, 2020

It's really a fantastic and interesting course.

By Sagun P S

Jul 01, 2019

Excellent course for someone who is new to SQL.

By Maria C M

May 08, 2020

I was able to grasp the explanations with ease

By Sumit R

Apr 03, 2020

Great Course with Awesome knowledge materails.

By Gene M A

Mar 15, 2020

It was an epic effort but I felt so motivated!

By Derrick K

Mar 07, 2020

Thanks for many materials about SQL.

Thank you.

By karina r

Feb 11, 2020

It is a good course with good practical tasks.

By Sumith V

Sep 21, 2019

Great Course with real practical assignments !

By Khairulniza B I

Jul 25, 2019

learn lot of new 3000x..

By Md S F

May 07, 2019

it is one of the best course for data science.

By Ratnesh k m

Jun 08, 2020

It help me to make path toward data scientist

By atul k s

Oct 28, 2019

study material is to good .best understanding

By Govardhana

Jul 04, 2019

Very brief course which has a quality content

By Lee W A

Dec 20, 2018

Nice introduction to IBM Cloud, SQL using DB2

By Shashikesh M

Dec 09, 2018

Great course to start with Databases and SQL.

By Fadhel H D

May 27, 2020

Good course because it's easy for newbie too

By William T

Apr 20, 2020

Easy to follow and I can pick up SQL quickly

By Alfonso P

Aug 18, 2019

Applied and clear guidance, excellent course

By Hadi S

Jun 14, 2019

This course thought me how to work with SQL.

By Wenlan Z

Feb 28, 2019

Decent course. Final problem set was useful.

By Vaibhav S

Aug 30, 2018

Very Descriptive tutorials and knowledgeable


Oct 13, 2019

Excellent practice on relational databases!

By Shashank J

Sep 16, 2019

great course! challenging final assignment.