SQL is the computer language used to access data in most databases. And, according to this blog post, "it’s been one of the greatest skills I could have ever acquired as a marketing / business guy at a startup."
This class is intended for those with absolutely no SQL experience whatsoever, but want to learn. Here are some common symptoms that can be cured by learning SQL:
By the end of the class you'll be able to write basic to intermediate queries, which means:
Here is what we will cover in the class:
We'll be using a sample set of e-commerce data to write the data queries that you can later apply to any set of data, once you get your hands on it!
All you need to bring is a laptop -- we'll practice SQL using a web-based database. Note: SQL is a language used in MySQL, Oracle, Postgres, etc. Each system implements SQL slightly differently, but the basic queries we'll be covering will work on any of these systems.
Director of Community @ FirstMark Capital
I’m the Director of Community at FirstMark Capital. I’ve taught nearly 400 students on Skillshare and am a Master Teacher, a distinction which only a small group of teachers have. My class topics range from SQL intro classes to workshops on learning to code in 120 minutes. You can read my 100+ s... view full bio