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Accelerator Crash Course: SQL

In the fall of 2013, Loyalty Research Center and TechPoint surveyed 26 Indiana companies in order to better understand which computer-related skills and job functions were most important to their growth. According to the results of that survey, the one of most used technologies is SQL.

If you’d like to find a job in Indianapolis after you graduate, we encourage you to apply for a seat at for this Accelerated Crash Course!

 

In this workshop we will learn how to use SQL to create a database, maintain it and recover information from it. We will start a brief overview of relational database modeling, proceed to creating the relational database structure, then populate the database and update its data. Having done that, we will then learn how to retrieve data in meaningful ways using simple and complex select ​statements. We will end with exploring some SQL functions and understanding when to use them. Our tool will be in the Community Edition of MySQL, the most popular open source database currently available.

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Accelerator Crash Courses are designed to provide to provide a space for women to learn more than just the basics about a topic.  These workshops are highly collaborative and interactive and are intended to encourage further in-depth and independent learning of the subject matter.

These workshops typically occur on a Saturday and/or Sunday, and last 6+ hours. Lunch is provided at each session.  Because of the popularity of these workshops and the limited seats, attendees must apply for a seat at each workshop.  They are open to any IUB student, but preference is given to CEWiT affiliates.

Check back here shortly for a link to the application form and the deadline to apply.

 
Start
Saturday February 24, 2018 10:00 AM
End
Saturday February 24, 2018 05:00 PM
Location
Student Building, Room 015
Contact Email
cewit@indiana.edu