Visualizing Data for Impact: Introduction to Data Visualization

Data Visualization    |    Intermediate
  • 8 videos | 26m 48s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Using data visualizations effectively and correctly is a part of building a data-driven culture in your team. Data visualization creates accessible, understandable, and effective graphic representations of data to help teams understand the patterns and trends in their data and make data-driven decisions. In this course, you will learn about the fundamentals of data visualization, why it is important, and how data visualizations can be useful to your team. You will also explore different types of data visualizations, their use cases, and how to interpret them. Finally, you will discover how to select appropriate tools and visualizations. Upon completion of this course, you'll be able to define the fundamental concepts, types, and uses of data visualization.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Discover the key concepts covered in this course
    Recognize the benefits and uses of data visualizations and differentiate between explanatory and exploratory data analysis
    Identify bar charts, pie charts, line charts, and heat maps
    Outline scatterplots, maps, histograms, and bubble charts
  • Identify the best visualization approach to communicate a message to the target audience
    Outline how to select the right visualization to communicate a specific message
    Recognize how to select visualization tools for your data team
    Summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

  • 28s
    In this video, we will discover the key concepts covered in this course. FREE ACCESS
  • 4m 57s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to recognize the benefits and uses of data visualizations and differentiate between explanatory and exploratory data analysis. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Data Visualization Charts and Graphs Part 1
    3m 35s
    After completing this video, you will be able to identify bar charts, pie charts, line charts, and heat maps. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Data Visualization Charts and Graphs Part 2
    4m 40s
    In this video, we will outline scatterplots, maps, histograms, and bubble charts. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Know Your Audience
    3m 38s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to identify the best visualization approach to communicate a message to the target audience. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Choose the Right Visualization
    4m 48s
    In this video, we will outline how to select the right visualization to communicate a specific message. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Select Visualization Tools
    4m 8s
    After completing this video, you will be able to recognize how to select visualization tools for your data team. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Course Summary
    35s
    In this video, we will summarize the key concepts covered in this course. FREE ACCESS

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