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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 20, 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 22, 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 Thanasegar S

Feb 19, 2020

Great beginners course. Need more examples for each topics.

By hassan s

Aug 18, 2019

What a course, and nice practices. Really enjoyed learning.

By Maria S

Jun 16, 2019

It was very hard, but interesting course. Highly recommend!

By Aditya M

May 8, 2019

Perfect for novice, and it all takes how much you practice.

By Chae Y R

Mar 14, 2019

It was an excellent program for learning SQL for beginners!

By Ronel K

Nov 19, 2020

Amazing course. Really comfortable in SQL now as a result.

By Serena R T

Nov 8, 2019

Very informative and sufficient sample and practices given

By Ayan C

Mar 4, 2019

Good course for understanding and starting to work on SQL.

By Ronald B

Jan 31, 2019

Great video's, nice explanations and good final excersise.

By Vaibhav J

Sep 1, 2020

I wish that the last assignment had more python than SQL.

By Ben M

Jul 22, 2020

Great course to get familiar with SQL and Python combined

By Hong W

Jun 3, 2020

Vey good course for understanding the basic query of SQL.

By Volodymyr B

May 27, 2020

Thanks for this course. It was very useful and intresting

By Alejandro A

Apr 23, 2020

Really interesting and difficult!! really learned a lot!!

By ibrahim d

Jan 14, 2020

I had some issues with the Labs, otherwise a good course.


Jan 14, 2020

great course you can understsand the concepts very easily

By Dan R

Jul 30, 2019

I found it challenging as I'm not that familiar with SQL.

By Nikhil B

Sep 25, 2018

Great Content and Labs, learned a lot more than expected!

By Tirth J R

Oct 16, 2020

Awesome Course Beautiful Exposure And Lovely Explanation

By Kishan K S

Sep 22, 2020

Amazing course to explore and manipulate data using SQL.

By Alvaro F J L

Sep 6, 2020

Amazing opportunity, well teach and engaging experience.

By Christian O T

Jul 17, 2020

The best way to study online. I really love this course.

By Joseph B

May 9, 2020

Great course and a fast intro to SQL based on real data.

By Wenjing W

Apr 21, 2020

This course is really helpful, and friendly to beginner!

By mahesh C

Apr 12, 2020

this is so basic course adding more would be beneficial.