Oracle Database 10g: Introduction To SQL - Part I

Description:
This course is a common starting point for Oracle database administrators, developers and business users. The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to the SQL database language within the context of an Oracle database.
Prerequisites:
No mandatory prerequisites
RELATIONAL DATABASES & SQL :
ABOUT RELATIONAL DATABASES
ELEMENTS OF SQL
USING SQL*PLUS :
ABOUT SQL*PLUS
USING THE MS WINDOWS SQL*PLUS TOOL
USING THE ISQL*PLUS WEB TOOL
ENTERING COMMANDS & SYNTAX
BUILDING A SELECT STATEMENT :
ABOUT THE SELECT STATEMENT
SELECTING COLUMNS
USING ALIAS NAMES
BUILDING A WHERE CLAUSE :
ABOUT LOGICAL OPERATORS
EQUALITY OPERATOR
BOOLEAN OPERATORS
NULL & BETWEEN OPERATORS
FINDING TEXT STRINGS
IN OPERATOR
ORDERING THE RESULT TABLE :
ABOUT THE ORDER BY CLAUSE
MULTIPLE COLUMN SORTS
SPECIFYING THE SORT SEQUENCE
ABOUT NULL VALUES WITHIN SORTS
USING COLUMN ALIASES
PSEUDO COLUMNS & FUNCTIONS :
ABOUT PSEUDO COLUMNS & FUNCTIONS
USING ROWID
USING ROWNUM
USING THE FUNCTIONS
USING THE DUAL TABLE
SESSIONTIMEZONE FUNCTION
JOINING TABLES :
ABOUT JOINS
INNER JOIN
REFLEXIVE JOIN
NON-KEY JOIN
OUTER JOIN
USING SET OPERATORS :
ABOUT THE SET OPERATORS
SET OPERATOR EXAMPLES
SUMMARY FUNCTIONS :
ABOUT SUMMARY FUNCTIONS
SUMMARY FUNCTIONS WITH DISTINCT
USING SUBQUERIES :
ABOUT SUBQUERIES
STANDARD SUBQUERIES
CORRELATED SUBQUERIES
CREATING & SELECTING GROUPS :
ABOUT SUMMARY GROUPS
FINDING GROUPS WITHIN THE BASE TABLES
SELECTING DATA FROM THE BASE TABLES
SELECTING GROUPS FROM THE RESULT TABLE
SQL*PLUS COMMANDS :
ABOUT SQL*PLUS COMMANDS
MORE ABOUT SCRIPT FILES
INVOKING OPERATING SYSTEM COMMANDS
SAVING SESSION OUTPUT
BUILD SIMPLE SQL*PLUS REPORTS :
ABOUT THE SQL*PLUS REPORT FEATURES
SESSION OUTPUT WITH SET
FORMAT COLUMN OUTPUT WITH COLUMN
DEFINING REPORT BREAKS WITH BREAK
PRODUCE SUBTOTALS WITH COMPUTE
SQL DATA DEFINITION LANGUAGE :
ABOUT SQL DDL
CREATE TABLE STATEMENT
ALTER TABLE STATEMENT
DROP TABLE STATEMENT
SUPPORTIVE STATEMENTS
SQL DATA MANIPULATION LANGUAGE :
ABOUT SQL DML
ABOUT THE INSERT STATEMENT
ABOUT THE DELETE STATEMENT
ABOUT THE UPDATE STATEMENT
ABOUT TRANSACTIONS
TRUNCATE TABLE
COMPLEX TABLE REFERENCES