Programming & Development

SQL Querying Fundamentals - Part 1


In this course, students will compose SQL queries to retrieve desired information from a database.

Who Should Attend
Individuals with basic computer skills, familiar with concepts related to database structure and terminology, and who want to use SQL to query databases.

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
connect to the SQL Server database and execute a simple query.
include a search condition in a simple query.
use various functions to perform calculations on data.
organize data obtained from a query before it is displayed on-screen.
retrieve data from tables.
format an output, save a result, and generate a report.

Course Outline:

Connect to the SQL Database
Query a Database
Save a Query
Modify a Query
Execute a Saved Query
Search Using a Simple Condition
Compare Column Values
Search Using Multiple Conditions
Search for a Range of Values and Null Values
Retrieve Data Based on Patterns
Perform Date Calculations
Calculate Data Using Aggregate Functions
Manipulate String Values
Sort Data
Rank Data
Group Data
Filter Grouped Data
Summarize Grouped Data
Use PIVOT and UNPIVOT Operators
Combine Results of Two Queries
Compare the Results of Two Queries
Retrieve Data by Joining Tables
Check for Unmatched Records
Retrieve Information from a Single Table Using Joins
Save the Query Result
Generate an XML Report

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