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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

BS

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!

PK

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 Attlee M G

Jan 25, 2020

What a practical approach of learning, this was a rich course.

By Diwas K

Jan 19, 2020

it's good courses working on a real world database is awesome

By sachin J

Jan 06, 2020

Excellent course for anyone who wants to get the basics of SQL

By Ng C J

Dec 07, 2019

Pretty in-depth tutorial on SQL and easy to comprehend as well

By Javier A B

Sep 21, 2019

Excellent course. It provides all the basics to work with SQL

By pawan B

Aug 17, 2019

exercise are good and really great for understanding concepts.

By Chris G

Jan 16, 2019

Provided excellent real-world examples for SQL query practice.

By Mohamed A A

Dec 27, 2018

Great course and amazing usage of visuels to convey knowledge.

By Miguel U M

Apr 03, 2020

Really easy to understand and really nice practical exercises

By Hemant K S

Jul 22, 2019

Good learning. Focus on concepts and great hands on training.

By Rahul K

Jun 16, 2019

The Explanation of the queries is the Best part of the Course

By Pablo V V

Mar 03, 2019

I would like more exercises to practise my skills.

Thank you.

By Pierre T R

May 01, 2020

This is a powerful database course that everyone would take.

By Mónica

Feb 16, 2020

Very complete and well oriented course. Thank you very much!

By Toan L T

Oct 19, 2018

Great on basic of SQL and using Python to work with Database

By Ramiro B

Mar 02, 2020

A "must have" knowledge for becoming a real Data Scientist.

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 17, 2019

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

By Aditya M

May 08, 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 Serena R T

Nov 08, 2019

Very informative and sufficient sample and practices given

By Ayan C

Mar 04, 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 01, 2020

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