Take Introduction to Relational Databases online at your own pace

Gain practical experience managing a relational database, including basic commands and queries in SQL. Go at your own pace and get the support you need with Sophia’s student-friendly tech.

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Course description

Sophia's Introduction to Relational Databases course will build mastery of foundational commands in SQL, with a focus on Postgresql. Students will actively practice writing SQL queries in a modifiable database. Their hands-on work will build their understanding of the key aspects of operating a database. Students will also get an introduction to challenges in administering and designing databases.

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