Tableau for Data Visualization: Introduction

Tableau 2020    |    Beginner
  • 11 Videos | 1h 21m 51s
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Tableau is a data visualization tool suitable for a variety of purposes and situations. Knowing the basics of this tool will help you share necessary data with stakeholders and peers in a meaningful and engaging way. This course will introduce you to Tableau's basic features and cover the fundamental operations performed with this tool. You'll start by loading data into Tableau using a variety of file types. You'll then apply transformations to your data and choose the most appropriate visualization for it. Next, you'll learn how to analyze data in multiple related tables as well as data categories. You'll then practice setting the aesthetics of charts and garnering detailed information through chart interactions. Lastly, you'll get hands-on with the Tableau data interpreter to clean a dataset.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    download the public version of Tableau and install it on your machine
    load data from a variety of file types into Tableau in order to perform an analysis
    prepare your data for visualization by applying transformations, which are more meaningful for data analysis
    recognize the properties of your data in order to choose the appropriate visualizations for analysis
    analyze information in multiple data tables related to one another
  • generate a basic visualization in order to analyze categories of data
    define the aesthetics of a Tableau chart in order to make it easier to analyze
    gather detailed information from Tableau charts by interacting with them
    perform some basic data cleaning on your datasets using the Tableau data interpreter
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    2m 25s
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    2. 
    Installing Tableau Public
    3m 50s
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    3. 
    Loading Data into Tableau
    8m 8s
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    4. 
    Transforming Data in Tableau
    9m 38s
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    5. 
    Analyzing Data in Tableau
    9m 40s
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    6. 
    Defining Connections and Relationships
    8m 12s
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    7. 
    Plotting a Bar Graph
    9m 1s
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    8. 
    Customizing a Chart
    9m 4s
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    9. 
    Analyzing Charts
    9m 52s
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    10. 
    Loading Data with an Interpreter
    6m 3s
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    11. 
    Summary
    1m 27s

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