Introduction to dBase IV

dBase IV is a popular and useful database management program. This course is designed both to teach the fundamental concepts and functions of dBase IV, and to assist in designing a dBase application from the student's own office operations. Session 1 introduces database concepts and dBase features. Session 2 covers data inquiry, computing, reporting, and programming. The final session includes a workshop and personal instruction in designing a dBase application. More than 70% of this course is hands-on use of dBase IV.

The course also includes basic microcomputer orientation.

Learning Objectives: After completing this course, a participant will be able to:

Target Audience: This course is useful for professional, managerial and administrative personnel at all levels. Familiarity with the basics of microcomputer use is not required.