Introduction to Databases  
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DATABASES
 
At the end of this unit you should know:-
 
Databases
  1. What Databases are, and;
  2. How databases are organised (files, records and fields), and;
  3. The advantages of computerised databases over manual databases.
 
 

You should also be able to do:

Sort 1. Sort databases
Search 2. Search databases
Edit Records 3. Edit databases (add New and delete Old records , change existing records)
  4. Modify existing layouts and Create New layouts.
Databases 5. Create and use a New Database
   
 
To Do:
  1. Copy the Database folder from the Subjects folder into your own network folder. (Look in Subjects, Computing, S1 Folder, highlight by single click on the Database folder. Copy it and Paste in your own folder.)
  2. Watch the Movie Introduction to Databases.
 
 
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'HOW DO I' MOVIES

Introduction to Databases Introduction to Databases
   
Simple Sorting Movie 1. Simple Sorting
   
Complex Sorting Movie 2. Complex Sorting
   
Simple Searching Movie 3. Simple Searching
   
Complex Searching 4. Complex Searching
   
Adding Records Movie 5. Adding Records
   
Deleting Records Movie 6. Deleting Records
   
Amending Records Movie 7. Amending Records
   
Changing Layouts Movie 8. Changing Layouts
   
New Column Layout Movie 9. New Column Layouts
   
New Form Layout Movie 10. New Form Layout
   
Create Detabase Movie 11. New Database
   
Working with Database Movie 12. Working with New Database.