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Oracle Database: Introduction to SQL
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Oracle Database: Introduction to SQL

1.    Introduction to Oracle Database
1.1    List the features of Oracle Database 11g
1.2    Discuss the basic design, theoretical, and physical aspects of a relational database
1.3    Categorize the different types of SQL statements
1.4    Describe the data set used by the course
1.5    Log on to the database using SQL Developer environment
1.6    Save queries to files and use script files in SQL Developer

2.    Retrieve Data using the SQL SELECT Statement
2.1    List the capabilities of SQL SELECT statements
2.2    Generate a report of data from the output of a basic SELECT statement
2.3    Select All Columns
2.4    Select Specific Columns
2.5    Use Column Heading Defaults
2.6    Use Arithmetic Operators
2.7    Understand Operator Precedence
2.8    Learn the DESCRIBE command to display the table structure

3.    Learn to Restrict and Sort Data
3.1    Write queries that contain a WHERE clause to limit the output retrieved
3.2    List the comparison operators and logical operators that are used in a WHERE clause
3.3    Describe the rules of precedence for comparison and logical operators
3.4    Use character string literals in the WHERE clause
3.5    Write queries that contain an ORDER BY clause to sort the output of a SELECT statement
3.6    Sort output in descending and ascending order

4.    Usage of Single-Row Functions to Customize Output
4.1    Describe the differences between single row and multiple row functions
4.2    Manipulate strings with character function in the SELECT and WHERE clauses
4.3    Manipulate numbers with the ROUND, TRUNC, and MOD functions
4.4    Perform arithmetic with date data
4.5    Manipulate dates with the DATE functions

5.    Invoke Conversion Functions and Conditional Expressions
5.1    Describe implicit and explicit data type conversion
5.2    Use the TO_CHAR, TO_NUMBER, and TO_DATE conversion functions
5.3    Nest multiple functions
5.4    Apply the NVL, NULLIF, and COALESCE functions to data
5.5    Use conditional IF THEN ELSE logic in a SELECT statement

6.    Aggregate Data Using the Group Functions
6.1    Use the aggregation functions to produce meaningful reports
6.2    Divide the retrieved data in groups by using the GROUP BY clause
6.3    Exclude groups of data by using the HAVING clause

7.    Display Data From Multiple Tables Using Joins
7.1    Write SELECT statements to access data from more than one table
7.2    View data that generally does not meet a join condition by using outer joins
7.3    Join a table to itself by using a self join

8.    Use Sub-queries to Solve Queries
8.1    Describe the types of problem that sub-queries can solve
8.2    Define sub-queries
8.3    List the types of sub-queries
8.4    Write single-row and multiple-row sub-queries

9.    The SET Operators
9.1    Describe the SET operators
9.2    Use a SET operator to combine multiple queries into a single query
9.3    Control the order of rows returned

10.    Data Manipulation Statements
10.1    Describe each DML statement
10.2    Insert rows into a table
10.3    Change rows in a table by the UPDATE statement
10.4    Delete rows from a table with the DELETE statement
10.5    Save and discard changes with the COMMIT and ROLLBACK statements
10.6    Explain read consistency

11.    Use of DDL Statements to Create and Manage Tables
11.1    Categorize the main database objects
11.2    Review the table structure
11.3    List the data types available for columns
11.4    Create a simple table
11.5    Decipher how constraints can be created at table creation
11.6    Describe how schema objects work

12.    Other Schema Objects
12.1    Create a simple and complex view
12.2    Retrieve data from views
12.3    Create, maintain, and use sequences
12.4    Create and maintain indexes
12.5    Create private and public synonyms

13.    Control User Access
13.1    Differentiate system privileges from object privileges
13.2    Create Users
13.3    Grant System Privileges
13.4    Create and Grant Privileges to a Role
13.5    Change Your Password
13.6    Grant Object Privileges
13.7    How to pass on privileges?
13.8    Revoke Object Privileges

14.    Management of Schema Objects
14.1    Add, Modify, and Drop a Column
14.2    Add, Drop, and Defer a Constraint
14.3    How to enable and Disable a Constraint?
14.4    Create and Remove Indexes
14.5    Create a Function-Based Index
14.6    Perform Flashback Operations

Disclaimer: Yes-M Systems and/or their instructors reserve the right to make any changes to the syllabus as deemed necessary to best fulfil the course objectives. Students registered for this course will be made aware of any changes in a timely fashion using reasonable means.


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