This course explores the underlying fundamentals of the most popular database systems, namely Relational
and NoSQL databases. It empowers you with both theoretical and practical concepts. The most popular
apps and systems, such as Uber, Facebook, etc., all have foundations through these database technologies
and this course showcases some of those use cases.
Databases are the underlying technologies powering data-driven applications, so if you want to become a
formidable developer or enter specialised fields like Data Science, this would be a solid foundation.
0 | Orientation Module
1 | Introduction to Databases
2 | Database Normalisation
3 | Database Tables and Relationships
4 | Relational vs NoSQL Databases
5 | Data Definition Language
6 | Data Manipulation and Data Query Language
7 | Practical Usage of Databases
8 | Advanced Relational Database Concepts
9 | Wrap Up
Soletu boasts 15 years of experience in the Information Communication Technologies sector, having worked
for leading multinational companies such as Rocket Internet and Naspers in various disciplines within this sector, from being a developer to managing teams locally and internationally.
He is inquisitive and passionate about technology and its impact on the world. He is currently doing his
masters in IT at Cape Peninsula University of Technology.
This online short learning programme will be facilitated by an industry subject matter expert, who will share their experience and in-depth knowledge throughout the programme. Your Online Course Facilitator will contribute to Discussion Forums and provide you with in-depth feedback on all your assessments.