Normalize a database through the fifth normal form.
Explain the purpose of normalization.
Describe the stages of the normalization process.
Extended Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD)
Provide rationale in selecting primary keys.
Create an Extended Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD).
Create advanced tables.
Use the Table Analyzer to improve the efficiency of a table.
Designing Advanced Queries
Explain when to use crosstab and action queries.
Create a subquery.
Create a query using multiple tables.
Introduction to SQL
Explain when to use each SQL data definition command.
Use SQL data manipulation commands to create queries.
Use aggregate functions in an SQL query.
Data and Business Intelligence
Explain the need for data analysis.
Define business intelligence.
Differentiate between operational data and decision support data.
Using Reports to Create Business Intelligence
Create reports using the Report Wizard.
Create advanced reports using the Design view.
Sort and filter data within a report.
Organize data in a report using group headers.
Create aggregate fields in a report.
Use print layout to improve the appearance of a report.
Define a data warehouse.
Compare and contrast the different decision support architectural styles.
Explain how a data warehouse is implemented.
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