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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 18 hours to complete

Suggested: 9 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
30 minutes to complete

Information Systems

In the first module named information systems, we will learn how people, hardware, software, networks, techniques and procedures work together to automate transactional processes that companies need for their daily operations. Let's start!...
2 videos (Total 10 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Database concepts4m
1 reading
Welcome to the course!10m
1 practice exercise
Information system
Week
2
5 hours to complete

Entity Relationship Theory and Conceptual Design

The present module is focused on Conceptual Design. The learner will be able to create an Entity Relationship Diagram through the Conceptual Design from business requirements....
2 videos (Total 14 min), 3 quizzes
2 videos
Power Designer6m
1 practice exercise
Conceptual Design26m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

Relational Database Theory and Logical Design

The present module is focused on Logical Design. The learner will be able to create an Relational Model from the entity-relationship diagram...
2 videos (Total 12 min), 3 quizzes
2 videos
From the conceptual model to the logical design5m
1 practice exercise
Logical Design
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Structured Query Language Data Manipulation Language

The present module is focused on Physical Design. The learner will be able to create database objects with data definition language from the Structured Query Language....
3 videos (Total 12 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Create and populate a database2m
DDL Sailors3m
2 readings
MySQL Tutorial10m
Create and complete a database. Code10m
1 practice exercise
Physical Design22m
Week
5
5 hours to complete

Structured Query Language and Advanced SQL Programming

The present module is focused on Data Manipulation Language on SQL programming to feed and query relational database objects....
3 videos (Total 25 min), 2 quizzes
3 videos
SQL-Clauses7m
DML Sailors10m
Week
6
2 hours to complete

Transactions and query optimization

The present module is focused on query optimization according to type of information systems....
2 videos (Total 13 min), 3 quizzes
2 videos
Triggers, store procedures and cursors5m
2 practice exercises
Transactions and query optimization
Assessment

Instructor

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María del Pilar Ángeles

Full time professor at the Department of Computer Engineering
Department of Computer Engineering

About Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

La Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México fue fundada el 21 de septiembre de 1551 con el nombre de la Real y Pontificia Universidad de México. Es la más grande e importante universidad de México e Iberoamérica. Tiene como propósito primordial estar al servicio del país y de la humanidad, formar profesionistas útiles a la sociedad, organizar y realizar investigaciones, principalmente acerca de las condiciones y problemas nacionales, y extender con la mayor amplitud posible, los beneficios de la cultura....

About the Database systems Specialization

This specialized program is aimed at computer people who want to enter the field of information systems and learn their different types of requirements, architectures, performance, techniques and tools so you can know when to use business intelligence, data mining, data science, databases , databases in memory or big data in order to have reliable, maintainable and scalable data intensive systems. Through 4 courses, you will cover [transactional relational databases, business intelligence and Data warehousing, NoSQL technologies, and reliable, scalable and maintainable data intensive applications that will prepare you for a specialized information system consultant or data scientist....
Database systems

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