Querying Data with Transact-SQL

Start Date: January 01, 1970 – 12:00 AM (Pacific Time)

End Date: January 01, 1970 – 12:00 AM (Pacific Time)

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Course Description

This course is designed to introduce students to Transact-SQL. It is designed in such a way that the first three days can be taught as a course to students requiring the knowledge for other courses in the SQL Server curriculum. Days 4 and 5 teach the remaining skills required to take exam 70-761. The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of the Transact-SQL language which is used by all SQL Server-related disciplines; namely, Database Administration, Database Development, and Business Intelligence. As such, the primary target audience for this course is Database Administrators, Database Developers, and BI professionals.

 

Course Objectives

  • Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft SQL Server
  • Module 2: Introduction to T-SQL Querying
  • Module 3: Writing SELECT Queries
  • Module 4: Querying Multiple Tables
  • Module 5: Sorting and Filtering Data
  • Module 6: Working with SQL Server Data Types
  • Module 7: Using DML to Modify Data
  • Module 8: Using Built-In Functions
  • Module 9: Grouping and Aggregating Data
  • Module 10: Using Subqueries
  • Module 11: Using Table Expressions
  • Module 12: Using Set Operators
  • Module 13: Using Windows Ranking, Offset, and Aggregate Functions
  • Module 14: Pivoting and Grouping Sets
  • Module 15: Executing Stored Procedures
  • Module 16: Programming with T-SQL
  • Module 17: Implementing Error Handling
  • Module 18: Implementing Transactions

Audience

  • For individuals who administer and maintain SQL Server databases.