Unit 5 - Databases
(Unit 5)

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Aims
To provide the student with an understanding of fundamental database concepts, practical experience in database design and implementation of the basic functions involved within databases. To familiarise the user with the main operating features of Microsoft Access.

Objectives
After completing the guide the user will be able to:
• Understand what a database is and how it is organised and operated
• Create a simple database and view the database content in various modes
• Create a table, define and modify fields and their properties; enter and edit data in a table
• Sort and filter a table or form; create, modify and run queries to retrieve specific information from a database
• Understand what a form is and create a form to enter, modify and delete records and data in records
• Create routine reports and prepare outputs ready for distribution.

This course requires an enrolment key