Visualizing Data
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Visualizing Data
4.2 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
150 students enrolled
Last updated 7/2016
English
Price: $40
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Includes:
  • 6.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn how to incorporate the power of visualizations into your reports, presentations, and daily correspondence.
  • Use Visuals to easily show data and make proper sense of the equations used
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Requirements
  • Data reading,
  • Proper equation usage
Description

Learn how to incorporate the power of visualizations into your reports, presentations, and daily correspondence.  This course covers how to apply design principles, perception, color, and effective storytelling to data visualization. Learn how to use the tools included in the Microsoft family, with a focus on the charting techniques of MS Excel, and the styles of MS Word, along with the animation of PowerPoint.

Lauri Sowa will take you thru the step by step process to create an infographic, dashboard, or report that will effectively visualize your data and emphasize your key point and story.  You’ll discover insights about presentations along with the best practices used in today’s changing ever changing workplace.

Who is the target audience?
  • Students who are interested in using visualization in reports and presentations.
  • Students who are studying economics and finance.
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Curriculum For This Course
63 Lectures
06:39:05
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Data Visualization
3 Lectures 19:42
Visual Stories
06:14

Data Design
05:00

Impact of Color
08:28
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Design with a Purpose
5 Lectures 38:39
Statistical Stories
09:34

MS Excel Welcome Page
09:34

Welcome Page Continued
05:50

MS Powerpoint Outline
05:48

MS Word Table of Contents
07:53
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Data Controls
4 Lectures 24:01
Working with Data
09:17

Accuracy and Data Cleaning
07:05

Data Connections
04:27

Cleaning Example
03:12
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Analyzing the Data
5 Lectures 34:22
Statistics Introduction
04:08

Formulas for Statistics
07:47

Using Excel Analysis Pack
06:24

Tables
08:29

Data Tables
07:34
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Telling the Story
5 Lectures 33:09
Know your Key Points
04:06

Compelling Data
06:30

Conditional Formatting
08:05

Heat Maps
06:57

Paste Special
07:31
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Using the right software
4 Lectures 25:07
Reports in Microsoft Word
05:29

Report Styles and Table of Contents
07:19

Presentations in Power Point
05:34

Effective Slides in Powerpoint
06:45
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Ways to make things stand out
6 Lectures 42:31
Charts in Excel 2010
09:06

Charts in Excel 2013
07:07

Hiding Data on Charts
03:04

Hiding Data continued
07:13

Sparklines
07:13

Trendlines
08:48
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Other Tools
4 Lectures 23:22
Smart Art
06:17

Snipping Tool
04:57

Using Shapes
05:55

Putting it All Together
06:13
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Infographics
5 Lectures 29:11
Understanding Infographics
05:59

Creating an Infographic in Excel
05:24

Infographic continued
09:26

Removing Backgrounds
04:46

Pictures in Charts
03:36
6 More Sections
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