Microsoft Access 2016 Level 3

​In Microsoft Access 2016 Level 3 students will learn advanced features of Access. Topics covered include querying with SQL, writing advanced queries, working with macros, importing, exporting and linking objects, and performing database maintenance.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Querying with SQL

  • SQL and Access

  • Writing SQL Statements

  • Attaching SQL Queries to Controls


Lesson 2: Advanced Queries

  • Creating Crosstab Queries

  • Creating Parameter Queries

  • Using Action Queries


Lesson 3: Macros

  • Creating, Running, and Modifying Macros

  • Attaching Macros to the Events of Database Objects


Lesson 4: Advanced Macros

  • Creating Macros to Provide User Interaction

  • Creating Macros that Require User Input

  • Creating AutoKeys and AutoExec Macros

  • Creating Macros for Data Transfer


Lesson 5: Importing, Exporting, and Linking Objects

  • Importing Objects

  • Exporting Objects

  • Working with XML documents

  • Linking Access Objects

  • Using Hyperlink Fields


Lesson 6: Database Management

  • Optimizing Resources

  • Protecting Databases

  • Setting Options and Properties

Audience

​This course is for the individual whose job responsibilities include working with heavily related tables; creating advanced queries, forms, and reports; writing macros to automate common tasks; and performing general database maintenance.  This course will also assist students preparing for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam for Microsoft Access 2016.

​To ensure your success, knowledge of basic and intermediate features of Access tables, relationships, and queries, forms, and reports is required.  Students should attend Microsoft Access 2016 Level 1 and Microsoft Access 2016 Level 2, or possess equivalent knowledge prior to attending this class.