Data Storytelling and Data Visualization 2020
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Data Storytelling and Data Visualization 2020

Storytelling with Data and Data Visualization (Applicable to all tools - Excel, Power BI, Tableu, R, Python & more)
4.3 (131 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
12,901 students enrolled
Created by Joshua Brindley
Last updated 4/2020
English [Auto]
Current price: $139.99 Original price: $199.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Storytelling with data
  • Data visualization
  • Create rich informative data graphs
  • Craft compelling narratives with data
  • Speak the language of data
  • Create impactful data vizualisations
  • Discover important context to understand data
  • Format your graphs for impact
  • Turn default graphs from tools such as Excel and Google Sheets into effective data communications
  • Basic Spreadsheet knowledge

The most updated and complete Storytelling with Data and Data Visualization course on Udemy! You'll learn the skills that make up the entire Art of Speaking the Language of Data: from communicating with data, to creating impactful data visualizations, to storytelling with data, to driving action with data-driven decisions and finally to creating stunning communications, that will leave a lasting impression on an audience and get results.

Right now in 2020, there is a huge shortage on people who can effectively communicate with data - recruiters and businesses the world over are seeking professionals who can turn data into a meaningful story.

The demand for talented professionals who can do Storytelling with Data and Data Visualization is increasing at an insane rate. More and more companies are finally figuring out how important it is to be able to converse with data and the role it plays to their success.

But how exactly do you get into the field? There aren't any degrees in Storytelling with Data & there are no certifications. Most data visualization experts get into the field through luck or connections. That ends here - we'll get you up to date on ALL the skills you need to learn Storytelling with Data AND have the best chance at getting the job you want. There's no more ambiguity to it. We'll show you what you need to know and what you have to do - all taught from a data visualization insider.

Students aren't required to know anything beforehand - we'll teach you the fundamentals, how to apply them, how to develop into an advanced data visualization expert.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who has an audience who would benefit from insightful data communications

  • Anyone wanting to learn how to tell stories with data

  • Anyone who wants to create impactful Data Visualizations

  • Already established Data Scientists who want to advance their skill set

  • Entrepreneurs looking to master the art of communicating with data

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone in business who wants to tell great stories with data
  • Anyone with an audience who values insightful information
  • Anyone looking to create impact data communications that will resonate with an audience
Course content
Expand all 26 lectures 05:11:14
+ Communicating with Data
2 lectures 09:36

Learn what it means to speak in the language of data - and why this is a critical skill in today's increasingly data-driven world.

Preview 03:49

Discover what Data Communications are

What is a Data Communication?

Communicating with Data Quiz

Communicating with Data
1 question
+ Good and Bad Data Vizualisations
2 lectures 15:17
What Makes and Effective Data Communication?
Effective Communication Examples

Effective Communication Examples Quiz

Effective Communication Examples
1 question
+ Visual Design and Communicating Visually
6 lectures 40:11
Visual Perception - Order
Visual Perception - Clarity
Visual perception - Relationships
Visual Perception - Convention
Visual Design and the Application to Data Graphs

Visual Design Quiz

Visual Design Quiz
2 questions
+ The Right Graph for the Right Data
4 lectures 01:30:56
Components of a Data Visualisation
Different Types of Graphs
Deadly Sins of Graph Design
How to Avoid Being Mislead with Graphs
+ Designing Your Graph to Tell a Story
2 lectures 46:21
Create a Clear Graph
Bringing Out the Story with Colour and Formatting
+ Craft an Inspiring Narrative
5 lectures 46:55
Analytics Value Chain
Uncovering the Context
BONUS: Anecdote - lessons from work: Learning the Role Context Plays
Fundamental Data Narratives - with TEMPLATES
Turning your Graph into a Story
+ Bringing it all together
4 lectures 49:06
Steps to Creating a Powerful Visualisation
Thank you!
This is your opportunity to take everything we've learned and tell your own data story. I will share with you a dataset, as well as some background information and context (because remember, context is everything), then you can use whatever tool you want to tell a fantastic story.
Assignment: Tell your Great Story with Data
1 question
Case Study - Turning an Overwhelming Monthly Report into a Succinct Story
BONUS: Case Study - Confusing Report into Data Driven Action