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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!


Aug 20, 2020

A very useful course with some very interesting datasets/Jupyter notebooks to work through/practice your skills. Offers a good balanced blend between theory and practical/practice. Very good course!

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By Zorica

Jul 25, 2020

The best one until now!!!

By Shashank V M

Mar 17, 2020

Great hands-on exercises.

By El H E

Feb 09, 2020

Thank you for this course


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By Dhruv S

Nov 19, 2019

Great introduction to SQL

By Arman D

Oct 26, 2019

great course on Databases

By Navruzbek

Feb 02, 2019

Quite introductory course

By Sergio S S

Jan 02, 2019

Practical and very usuful

By Pouria T

Dec 21, 2018

Great and through course.

By Ahmed E A T E

Nov 16, 2018

i learned too much things

By nicolas g

Aug 13, 2018

great course, great tools

By guanyu w

Aug 03, 2020

this course was amazing!

By Moises A E S

Jun 05, 2020

Con la excelencia de IBM

By akhileshwar a

May 11, 2020

good learning experience

By Ravi N

Mar 25, 2020

great challenging course

By Ashish B

Feb 09, 2020

Very informative course!

By Ibrahim O

Jan 28, 2020

Thank you for the course

By vivek k

Jun 28, 2019

it is a very good course

By Gokulakannan S

May 19, 2020

The Course was great!!!

By Anıl K

Mar 24, 2020

With one word, perfect.

By Afsar J

Feb 24, 2020

good for the beginners!

By José R

Dec 19, 2019

Very relevant and neat!

By Axel G

Sep 22, 2019

Great labs to practice.

By Badal J

Jul 21, 2019

very interesting course

By Pranay L

Jun 26, 2020

In-depth SQL concepts.