The Databases (Advanced) module sets out key database concepts and covers the use of a relational database application to create an advanced database structure and outputs.
The Databases (Advanced) module covers the tools available in database applications to better manage and organise structured information. Effective use of these tools to manage and analyse high volumes of data can produce the quantity and quality of information that business today demands.
On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:
Understand key concepts of database development and usage.
Create a relational database using advanced table creation features and complex relationships between tables.
Design and use queries to create a table, update, delete and append data. Refine queries using wildcards, parameters and calculations.
Use controls and subforms to enhance forms and improve functionality.
Create report controls to perform calculations. Create subreports and enhance report presentation.
Enhance productivity by working with macros and use linking and importing features to integrate data.
Leaving Certificate or equivalent, fluency in the English language and intermediate computer literacy level are required.
You will be required to complete and pass a basic IT Literacy entry quiz at the start of the course, if you do not pass the quiz you will not be able to continue with the programme.
All students should have access to a PC or laptop running a supported version of Windows (e.g Windows 10). Apple/Android devices are not supported and cannot be used for this course.
A broadband connection is essential to stream video content.
You require a web browser to view content and access web platforms. You will receive an Office 365 licence to use for the duration of the course.
ICDL Profile Certificate in Databases Advanced
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