This three-day instructor-led course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements. The course describes fundamental database concepts including database types, database languages, and database designs.
Describe key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016
Describe database languages used in SQL Server 2016
Describe data modelling techniques
Describe normalization and denormalization techniques
Describe relationship types and effects in database design
Describe the effects of database design on performance
Describe commonly used database objects
The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.
Module 1: Introduction to databases
This module introduces key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016.
Module 2: Data Modelling
This module describes data modelling techniques.
Module 3: Normalization
This module describes normalization and denormalization techniques.
Module 4: Relationships
This module describes relationship types and effects in database design.
Module 5: Performance
This module introduces the effects of database design on performance.
Module 6: Database Objects
This module introduces commonly used database objects.
This is a foundation level course and therefore only requires general computer literacy.