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Tableau Charts, Maps, and Dashboards

Tableau Charts, Maps, and Dashboards

Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level

Tableau allows for immediate data transformations by using a drag-and-drop easy to use interface that builds and customizes the dashboards in seconds. Effective visualization helps users in analyzing and reasoning about data and evidence. In this course, you will learn about the top chart types, custom calculations, and dashboards. This course uses Tableau 9.0.

Target Audience
Data analysts who wish to become more familiar with the Tableau platform


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Tableau Charts, Maps, and Dashboards

  • start the course
  • enhance bar charts
  • create Unstacked area charts
  • make pie charts
  • create crosstabs
  • use scatter plots
  • work with bubble charts
  • create bullet graphs
  • make box plots
  • create tree maps
  • use word clouds
  • use geocoded fields
  • work with background maps and layers
  • customize mapping and mark types
  • use custom background images
  • create calculated fields
  • use table calculations
  • use reference lines
  • work with trend lines
  • create simple dashboards
  • recall some of the advanced dashboard elements
  • use dashboard actions
  • export worksheets and dashboards
  • use Tableau Reader
  • publish to the web
  • create a map and dashboard
  • Course Number:

    Expertise Level