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Using databases in Access 2013


This short course will provide an introduction to the main features of Access, and enable you to enter data and extract simple information from an existing database. It will NOT provide you with the skills to build a database.

Note that this course can be attended by people using Access 2010.  There are some differences between the two versions but most features are the same.




  • introduction to databases and the Access environment
  • data navigation in tables and forms
  • data entry and editing in tables and forms
  • customising the appearance of tables
  • sorting, finding and filtering records

Delivery: self-paced only


All ISD IT Training course materials are now available to download from the Moodle course: ISD IT Training

You will need to login to Moodle using your UCL user ID and password.

Materials are organised by application name e.g. SPSS or Excel 2013 then by course.

Whenever possible please ensure that you have downloaded the course materials prior to attending a booked course.