Data Science

Data Visualization using Tableau


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About this course

A lot of people lack the ability to understand data in its purest form and that is where data visualization comes in. Visualization plays an important role in the representation of both small and large scale datasets. In this course, you will learn to create easy to read and understand graphs, charts and other visual representations of data.

Skills covered

  • Tableau
  • Dashboard design
  • Visual Analytics
  • Advanced Mapping

Course Syllabus

Data Visualization using Tableau

  • Visual Analytics and 7 Step Process
  • Exploring the Tableau Desktop 10 Interface
  • Importing Data Set In Tableau
  • Deriving insights : Number Vs Visuals
  • Design Principles - Selecting the Appropriate Charts based on the Data
  • Design Principles - Tree Map
  • Design Principles - Box Plot
  • Design principles - Gannt Chart
  • String Calculations
  • Date Calculations
  • Logical Operations
  • Groups in Tableau
  • Joining Groups
  • Introduction to Dashboards
  • Special Types of Charts
  • Funnel and Control Charts
  • Parameters in Tableau
  • Sorting with Parameters
  • What If Analysis with Parameters
  • Building Dashboards
  • Building Storyboards
  • Dashboard Actions
  • Advanced Mapping Techniques


Visualizing Art House sales data using Tableau

This project will explore the art of problem solving with the aid of visual analytics. The objective of this project is to Tableau’s data visualization tools to create interactive dashboards to uncover hidden insights to identify performance of an Art Auction House in terms of profitability and sales.

Course Certificate

Get Data Visualization using Tableau course completion certificate from Great learning which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

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