This course is recommended for anyone who is interested in data analysis and illustration (business analyst, researcher, social science expert, programmer, etc.). This course shows you how to combine the two popular SQL and R technologies used in data analysis. SQL is essential for communicating with relational databases, the type of database in which most of the world's data is stored. R is a statistical data analysis tool that uses SQL to interact with databases to build charts, maps, reports, images, and even web applications that incorporate data into a final product. By taking this course, you will learn the basics of a skill that is invaluable to employers around the world. This course will be faster for people who have previous experience working with the command line interface and SQL and R.