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STS: Access 1

Monday, November 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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All Software Training for Students workshops sessions are currently being delivered virtually via Blackboard Collaborate Ultra and can be accessed from within the STS Canvas course.

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To attend the workshops, do the following:

  1. Enroll in the STS Canvas Course (if you are not already enrolled)
  2. After enrolling, click the link to our BB Collaborate Ultra page
  3. Find the name of the workshop you'd like to attend and click the Join Session button.
  4. Recommended: Download the Class Files before attending your scheduled workshop.

This course is an introduction to Microsoft Office Access, a relational database creation and management tool. After outlining what relational databases are, Access 1 focuses on creating tables and entering data.

Topics Include:

  • What are relational databases?
  • Understanding primary and foreign keys
  • Understanding and defining relationships
  • Designing, creating, and modifying tables
  • Entering and manipulating data
  • Importing and exporting data from various file formats


Workshop Manual and Class Files:

Training Manual

Class Files

Note: these files are available through the STS Canvas course. If you are not enrolled, click here to enroll


Audience:

Anyone interested in learning about relational databases, creating tables, and entering data using Microsoft Office Access.


Prerequisites:

Basic computing skills


Note: Software Training for Students services are only available to currently registered undergraduate or graduate students of UW-Madison. Faculty, staff and former students are not eligible to attend our training workshops or consultations.

Details

Date:
Monday, November 5, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Room B1144A, DeLuca Biochemistry Building
420 Henry Mall
Madison, WI United States

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Audience
Students
Primary Trainer
Joe Kirschnik
Assistant
Alexandra Yavnilovitch
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