Aliasing table names in JOIN
Let’s say the task is to display
id and name of students who have are enrolled in a course that exists along with the
id and name of the courses. The following query would work.
However, the repetition of the table names in
SELECT list and
ON clause can be reduced by aliasing the table names themselves, and then using the aliases to point out the columns themselves.
Observe that we have aliased the tables
c respectively in the
JOIN list, and then we have used those aliases in