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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: $169 (includes $129 in fees*)
Nov 08-Dec 15   Online XO-209 4795 #2743
Jan 17-Feb 23   Online XO-209 4979 #4619
Feb 14-Mar 23   Online XO-209 4980 #4620
Mar 14-Apr 20   Online XO-209 4981 #4621
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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: $169 (includes $129 in fees*)
Nov 08-Dec 15   Online XO-211 4791 #2739
$164 (includes $129 in fees*)
Jan 17-Feb 23   Online XO-211 4976 #4616
Feb 14-Mar 23   Online XO-211 4977 #4617
Mar 14-Apr 20   Online XO-211 4978 #4618
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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
Wed Mar 28 1PM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XE-428 8238 #4539
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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
Mon Mar 05 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-879 8234 #4534
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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*)
Mon, Wed Jan 22-Jan 24 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-874 8229 #4528
Mon, Wed Feb 05-Feb 07 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-874 8230 #4529
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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*)
Mon, Wed Feb 12-Feb 14 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-875 8231 #4530
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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 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].)
Mon, Wed Feb 26-Feb 28 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-876 8232 #4531
Tue, Thu Feb 26-Feb 28 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-876 8233 #4532
$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
Mon Mar 12 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-878 8235 #4535
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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
Mon, Wed Mar 19-Mar 21 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-803 8236 #4536
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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
Mon Mar 26 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-807 8237 #4538
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SQL Fundamentals

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of SQL using Oracle Database Technology. Students learn concepts of relational databases, write queries against single and multiple tables, manipulate data in tables, and create database objects.

This class will prepare you for the Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals Exam 1Z0-051.

Tuition: $270 (includes $135 in fees*)
Mon Jan 29-Mar 11 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XA-901 M1647 #4212
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