Introduction to Relational Database and SQL

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Understand tables, the fundamental units in a relational database

Write basic SQL statements to query and maintain relational database

Clock60 minutes
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
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In this guided project, you will get hands-on experience working with a relational database using MySQL Workbench from Oracle. The basic knowledge you learn will allow you to work with any other relational database. At the end of this project, you will be able to create a billing report and a club member roster.

Skills you will develop

Data ScienceDatabase (DBMS)Relational DatabaseMySQLSQL

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Know what tables are and write basic SELECT statements

  2. Use wildcard characters for pattern matching, and sort query results

  3. Add data to a database with INSERT statements

  4. Delete data from a database with DELETE statements

  5. Join tables together to produce meaningful reports

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