BTS 168 Business Data Management Tools • 5 Cr.


Introduces key concepts of data management and the use and creation of relational databases as a business tool. Topics include: views, simple and advanced queries, create and modify forms and sub-forms, reports, primary and foreign keys, importing data, formulas, controls and conditional formatting. Projects apply skills to multiple hands-on databases of increasing complexity.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Create and Manage a Database to provide information for resolving business needs. Build Tables to populate a database for accurate output of results. Create Queries to answer business questions to solve a problem. Create Forms to efficiently capture data to meet a business need. Create Reports to share with others in business settings. Utilize intermediate to advanced software features to solve a business problem.