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Introduction to Oracle

Learn to use the Oracle database management system to organize and manage data. Students will create an Oracle Database and gain basic understanding of SQL and Oracle’s SQL*Plus.

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Tuition: $164 (includes $129 in fees*)
Wed, Fri Aug 16-Sep 22   Online XO-209 4641 #9450
Wed, Fri Sep 13-Oct 20   Online XO-209 4793 #2741
Wed, Fri Oct 18-Nov 24   Online XO-209 4794 #2742
Wed, Fri Nov 08-Dec 15   Online XO-209 4795 #2743
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Introduction to SQL

Explore this universal database programming language and how it is used to sort and retrieve data. Explore data manipulation techniques, use aggregate functions, and gather statistics.

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Tuition: $164 (includes $129 in fees*)
Wed, Fri Aug 16-Sep 22   Online XO-211 4639 #9448
Wed, Fri Sep 13-Oct 20   Online XO-211 4789 #2736
Wed, Fri Oct 18-Nov 24   Online XO-211 4790 #2738
Wed, Fri Nov 08-Dec 15   Online XO-211 4791 #2739
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Linking Access with SQL

Learn how to link your Access database with the SQL Server for data sharing. Create a data file, link, and manipulate the data in the Access application. Students should have a working knowledge of Access and/or SQL.

Prerequisite: SQL Essentials, and/or Access Level 3.

Tuition: $99** (includes $50 in fees*)
Fri Dec 08 9AM-12PM Gateway Campus Lab D XE-428 8143 #2587
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Mastering Access Macros

Learn about various types of macros and how to best use them including a review of macros learned in the advanced Access class. Learn to create automated programs. Global macros, embedded macros, data entry macros, and automated macros will be covered.

Prerequisite: Access Level 3.

.6 CEUs.

Tuition: $195 (includes $140 in fees*)
Tue Dec 05 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-879 8139 #2583
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Microsoft® Access Level 1

Learn the fundamentals of database processing. Learn to create a database structure using Access and to edit, and use the tools for data retrieval such as queries, forms, reports, and labels.

Prerequisite: Working with Windows or equivalent.

1.2 CEUs. 

Tuition: $215 (includes $120 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Sep 26-Sep 28 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-874 8134 #2578
Tue, Thu Oct 17-Oct 19 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-874 8135 #2579
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Microsoft® Access Level 2

Learn intermediate Access skills including how to enhance your database designs by using the principles of table relationships and lookup fields, integrate data with other applications, modify a table design to control data entry, find data with filters and queries, customize forms and reports, and create data access pages.

Prerequisite: Microsoft Access Level 1

1.2 CEUs.

Tuition: $215 (includes $120 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Jul 25-Jul 27 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-875 8424 #9394
Tue, Thu Oct 31-Nov 02 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-875 8136 #2580
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Microsoft® Access Level 3

Learn how to design database applications, use the performance analyzer, and subform controls. Also create macro groups, dialog boxes to filter records, create switchboards, and control tips. Finally, learn to protect databases with passwords, assign user permissions, and replicate databases.

Prerequisite: Microsoft Access Level 2.

1.2 CEUs.

Tuition: $230 (includes $115 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Aug 08-Aug 10 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-876 8425 #9395
Tue, Thu Aug 08-Aug 10 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-876 8426 #9685
Tue, Thu Nov 14-Nov 16 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-876 8137 #2581
Tue, Thu Nov 14-Nov 16 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-876 8138 #2582
$207**(To register for this section, you must have registered for Microsoft® Access Levels 1 & 2 [XA-874 and XA-875].)
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Securing Your Database Program

Learn how to design a better and more secure database. Students will learn about creating switchboards, macros, and front-end and back-end databases.

Prerequisite: Access Level 3

.6 CEUs.

Tuition: $195 (includes $140 in fees*)
Thu Dec 07 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-878 8140 #2584
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SQL Basics

This SQL Basics course teaches this powerful database language in easy to understand instruction. You will be able to create unique tables as well as perform selects, inserts, updates, deletes, and drops on your tables. The basics of each SQL command will be covered in this introductory tutorial. 

This course is designed for all levels of users who need to learn SQL.  Windows basic skills are required.

1.2 CEUs.

Tuition: $295 (includes $125 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Dec 12-Dec 14 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-803 8141 #2585
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SQL Essentials

Taking SQL skills to the next level, students will learn how to perform calculations and group data. You will also learn the importance of views and how to create them. Linking to various external programs is also covered in this course. 

This course is designed for students who have a basic knowledge of creating SQL Statements.

SQL Basics or working knowledge of SQL is required for this course.

.6 CEUs.

Tuition: $175 (includes $90 in fees*)
Fri Dec 15 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-807 8142 #2586
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