Access 2010: Level 4 - Application Development & VBA

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description Students will exchange data with other applications, automate business processes by using VBA code, and secure and share databases. This course is designed for students who have a thorough understanding of the basic and advanced user features of the Microsoft Access 2007 application, and are interested in learning introductory level administrator skill sets. The course is also for students who may be working in a web-based environment and may need to adapt Access applications to the environment.

Prerequisites
Completion of Access 2010: Level 3 or quivalent knowledge is recommended.

Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Share Access data with other applications.
  • Use VBA to automate a business process.
  • Create and modify a database switchboard and set the startup options.
  • Secure and distribute databases.
  • Share databases using a SharePoint site

Course Content


LESSON 1: INTEGRATING ACCESS INTO YOUR BUSINESS

Topic 1A: Import XML Data into an Access Database
Topic 1B: Export Access Data to the XML Format
Topic 1C: Export Data to an Outlook Address Book
Topic 1D: Collect Data Through Email Messages

LESSON 2: AUTOMATING A BUSINESS PROCESS WITH VBA

Topic 2A: Create a Standard Module
Topic 2B: Develop Code
Topic 2C: Call a Procedure from a Form
Topic 2D: Run a Procedure

LESSON 3: MANAGING SWITCHBOARDS

Topic 3A: Create a Database Switchboard
Topic 3B: Modify a Database Switchboard
Topic 3C: Set the Startup Options

LESSON 4: DISTRIBUTING AND SECURING DATABASES

Topic 4A: Split a Database
Topic 4B: Implement Security
Topic 4C: Set Passwords
Topic 4D: Convert an Access Database to an ACCDE File
Topic 4E: Package a Database with a Digital Signature

LESSON 5: SHARING DATABASES USING A SHAREPOINT SITE

Topic 5A: Export a Table to a SharePoint List
Topic 5B: Import Data from a SharePoint List
Topic 5C: Publish a Database to a SharePoint Site
Topic 5D: Move a Database to a SharePoint Site
Topic 5E: Work Offline