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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 Walid M

Jun 20, 2020

Labs on IBM Cloud are not working, it's not a course it's a bad joke!!!

By Sachin K K

Aug 16, 2018

No response to any queries in the discussion forum. Unable to proceed .

By Задойный А

Feb 22, 2020

Бесполнезно. Всё равно что прочитать оглавление к документации по SQL.

By Anjini K G

Oct 4, 2019

Peer review is great way but it they way it's made it just terrible!

By Ümid O

May 14, 2020

Terribly poor designed course. Video content very dissatisfied.

By Tan G T R

Jul 27, 2020

Very buggy course for it to be enjoyable. Not exactly worth it

By Simona L

Aug 8, 2019

I had extremely bad experience with IBM db2. Do not recommend

By Norshuhaida B A R

Dec 15, 2020

the theory is very complex and difficult to understand.

By Mill L

Jul 7, 2020

Rubbish, I don't even understand why its rating is 4.7.

By Joseph S

May 14, 2020

It's too high of an overview and goes too fast.

By Victor W

Oct 1, 2020

The data for the final assignment is missing

By Tejas K

Mar 19, 2021

very shallow, did not learn anything useful

By Md S S

Jul 3, 2020

Very Disappointed by the teaching staff.

By Wanting M

Aug 29, 2019

can not open the final task console

By Aaee_ii

Oct 23, 2020

Vague instruction. Waste of money

By Mila A

Jan 22, 2021

Terrible instructors!Helpless!

By Eddie S

May 5, 2020

Not possible to connect to db2

By Haykel S

Dec 18, 2019

Many errors in this course !!!

By Zexu Y

May 28, 2020

Too basic and no that useful

By Maziar M

Jan 22, 2019

very basic for professionals


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By Jaynit A

Aug 18, 2020

Worst course on Coursera.

By Paolo F

May 31, 2020

The video were confusing.


Jun 24, 2020

need 100x improvement

By Himanshu P

Nov 3, 2019