This course is one strand of eCollege’s broad programme, Changing Career to IT, and will teach you the fundamental concepts and technologies relating to database development and administration.
You will learn about relational databases, SQL (Transact SQL, both DDL, DML), how to create a database, how to manipulate data in a database, the purpose of tables, queries, data types, normalisation, stored procedures, and administering a database: database security concepts, backup types, and more.
After completing this course, you will know how to:
- Understand core database concepts
- Create database objects
- Manipulate data
- Understand data storage
- Administer a database
Prerequisites & Requirements
There are no mandatory requirements, however potential students should be familiar with the basic concepts of relational databases, SQL, and Microsoft’s SQL Server database management systems prior to signing up.
If you have an ambition to create databases and learn new skills in business strategy and analysis, this course will suit your needs.
A broadband connection is essential to stream video content.
This entry-level accreditation could be a gateway to a career in the database field. After earning your certificate you may confidently seek employment in junior roles in database development, database administration, software development or data science.
After earning your official MTA Software Development Fundamentals certificate you can further your studies by enrolling in the following Changing Career to IT courses through eCollege:
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