Learn Data Visualization with Tableau 9.1 is an introductory course that will enable you to do the following:
A real-world case study will be used to further illustrate the concepts of Tableau and to provide a foundation for our learning objectives.
System requirements, along with software download and installation instruction
Points to consider before beginning your work with Tableau
Tips on getting your data ready for building visualizations in Tableau
Step-by-step instruction on connecting our sample data file to Tableau
Walk-through of the components that make up the Tableau interface
Bringing all of the concepts together by creating our first visualization
Overview of the "Table" visualization type
The “Table” is probably the simplest chart type and is used to organize and display raw data.
Overview of the "Bar Chart" visualization type
You'll want to use a bar chart to show comparisons among categories of data
Overview of the "Line Chart" visualization type
The key to line charts is that they are used to show trends in data, usually over time
Overview of the "Area Chart" visualization type
The Area Chart is used to show both trends and volume of data
Overview of the "Pie Chart" visualization type
The Pie is used to show distribution of a whole data set
Overview of the "Map" visualization type
Maps are used to show geographic distribution of data
Overview of the "Tree Map" visualization type
Tree maps are used to compare relative proportions in data
Overview of the "Circle" visualization type
Circles are very similar to tree maps, and used to compare relative proportions in data
Greetings! My name is Jay and, as an instructor, I have 2 main objectives:
1) to build your skills in the areas of data visualization and analytics; and
2) to help you improve your earning potential
I have 20 years of experience in information technology, with the last 10 working in leadership roles in business intelligence and data warehousing initiatives for large corporations across various industries.
While relatively new to the teaching space, I seek to share my real-world expertise with you to help you unlock the hidden value in your organization's data by teaching you how to use leading tools. My courses include business-relevant case studies and examples to help reinforce the lessons and to more quickly allow you to apply these skills to your particular situation.