Take control of your data! In this course, you'll learn how to harness the power of Microsoft Access 2013 to organize, store, edit, manage, and report on hundreds of thousands of records.
You'll start with the basics of database concepts and structure, and learn to build and customize tables to store data. With that foundation in place, you'll then learn about relational databases, and see how you can use them to build forms, generate reports, and search for data with queries across thousands of records in hundreds of tables—often with just a few clicks of your mouse! You'll also discover how to use macros to automate repetitive tasks and increase your efficiency.
Through easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions, this course will help you master Access and put it to creative, confident use. You'll develop not only strong Access skills, but a solid understanding of good database design concepts. By the time you've finished the course, you'll know how to organize and assemble an effective database for any kind of information you need to store, document, and manage.
About The Instructor
Laurie Ann Ulrich is lead instructor at the Digital Workshop and has taught since 1992. In addition, she has consulted with corporations on the use of Access for more than 20 years. Outside of teaching, Ulrich is CEO of Limehat & Company, a digital media company. She is also the author and co-author of more than 30 published books on computers, software, and the internet.