During a tutorial students work with simulated applications and the instructor, step-by-step advises them exactly what to do. When they have completed the tutorial they are ready to try-out their freshly acquired knowledge, using exercises.

These exercises are available following each tutorial and comprises a list of tasks that students should undertake in a real application on their computers.

Students download the initial file containing sample data and carry out the tasks in the order that they are listed. When theyhave finished they can compare their individual results with the "correct" results in the file that they can download.

As soon as the students have fulfilled this assignment they can mark this exercise as having been completed by clicking the Finished button.

To experience how students can practice you can now start with the following exercises:

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