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SQL-QueryAdv - SQL: Advanced Querying


Duration: 1 Day




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Course Information

Course Description

In this course, SQL: Advanced Querying (Fourth Edition), you will create advanced SQL queries to manipulate and index tables.
You will work with advanced queries to manipulate and index tables. You will also create transactions so that you can choose to save or cancel data entry process.

Course Objectives

  • Use subqueries to generate query output;
  • Manipulate table data by inserting, updating, and deleting records in a table;
  • Manipulate the table structure;
  • Create views, manipulate data through views, modify the view structure, and drop views;
  • Create indices on table columns and drop inefficient indices;
  • Mark the beginning of a transaction, create a savepoint within a transaction, rollback a transaction, and commit a transaction.

Course Audience


​Students should have basic introductory SQL skills, basic computer skills, and be familiar with concepts related to database structure and terminology.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Advanced Querying Using Subqueries
  • Search Based on an Unknown Value
  • Search Based on Multiple Unknown Values
  • Compare a Value with Unknown Values
  • Search Based on the Existence of Records
  • Generate Output Using Correlated Subqueries
  • Filter Grouped Data Within Subqueries
  • Perform Multiple-level Subqueries
Lesson 2: Manipulating Table Data
  • Insert Data
  • Modify Data
  • Delete Data
Lesson 3: Manipulating the Table Structure
  • Create a Simple Table
  • Create a Table with Constraints
  • Add or Drop Table Columns
  • Add or Drop Constraints
  • Modify the Column Definition
  • Delete Tables
Lesson 4: Working with Views
  • Create a View
  • Manipulate Data in Views
  • Create Aliases
  • Modify and Drop Views
Lesson 5: Indexing Data
  • Create Indexes
  • Drop Indexes
Lesson 6: Managing Transactions
  • Create Transactions
  • Commit Transactions

Course Prerequisites

To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following courses, or have equivalent skills and knowledge:
  • SQL: Fundamentals of Querying and Windows XP: Introduction or
  • Windows XP Level 1
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