Why This Course?1:08 with Andrew Chalkley
A short video on why this course exists and why you want to take it.
[MUSIC] 0:00 In this course, you'll learn about databases. 0:04 But more importantly, you'll learn the basics of SQL or SQL, 0:07 the specialized programming language used to get information from databases. 0:11 The skill of writing SQL is a highly sought after skill in many careers, 0:16 ranging from mobile and web development jobs to technical marketing and 0:20 business analyst roles. 0:25 You can build dynamic web applications or 0:26 run custom reports to help you decide how effective your marketing campaigns were. 0:29 The videos, quizzes and 0:34 interactive code challenges in this course are about two to four hours long. 0:36 If it takes you longer, don't worry. 0:40 You'll also be required to work on some practice sessions on your own to help you 0:42 solidify the learning process. 0:47 How much effort you put in will directly impact on how much you will get out of 0:49 this course. 0:54 This course specifically covers the process for querying or 0:55 searching for information from databases. 0:58 By the end of this course, you should be able to search for 1:02 information you want and generate user friendly reports. 1:04
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