PL /SQL For Beginners

Learn about Oracle's Extension to SQL
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2016 English

Course Description

PL /SQL is Oracle database's version of the standard SQL .

The PL in the SQL stands for Procedural language and combines it's programming abilities
with SQL to make Oracle database's robust and run more efficiently.

It includes the standard SQL language as well as Oracle's proprietary extensions to the standard
SQL language.

PL/SQL is high performance and portable.

PL/SQL can also be accessed from the command line using oracle's database built in SQL*Plus.

PL/SQL is closely integrated with SQL and supports various data types.
 PL/SQL can also be used in developing web applications and supports object -oriented programming.

PL/SQL allows you to create procedures ,functions ,cursors and Triggers.

In this course we will setup a test environment from scratch by downloading and installing sample oracle database and TOAD.
Once we have our lab fully setup we will then start writing proper PL/SQL syntax.

What You Will Learn in this course:

  • How to write PL/SQL syntax
  • How to write procedures
  • How to create functions
  • How to create cursors
  • How to create Triggers
  • How to insert PL/SQL comments

The SQL in the PL/SQL is similar to how the standard SQL is used.  The way you write a standard Create, Read (Select),update and delete is similar.
Oracle's procedural language is used to add extra functionalities to the SQL language.

At the end of this course you should have the basic skills to write PL/SQL syntax and create procedures,triggers,cursors and functions.You
will also know how to use the delimiters.

Welcome to the course.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic Knowledge of SQL
  • Basic knowledge of Databases
  • Download and install Oracle Database and TOAD. We'll cover this in the course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Choose the correct Delimiters to use with PL/SQL
  • Write PL/SQL Syntax
  • Insert PL/SQL Comments
  • Write PL/SQL Procedures
  • Write PL/SQL Functions
  • Define PL/SQL Cursor
  • Create PL/SQL Triggers

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for those who want to learn Oracle's SQL Version
  • Anyone who wants to learn new skill

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started
Download Oracle Database
Install Oracle Database
Oracle Sample Schema
Download TOAD For Oracle
Install TOAD For Oracle
Connect TOAD To Oracle Sample Schema
What is PL /SQL
Section 2: Writing Executable Statements
Basic PL/SQL Syntax
How to comment PL/SQL Code
PL /SQL Delimiters
Creating a Simple PL /SQL Procedure

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