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Beginner Level(no programming background required). It introduces you tableau toolbars,core & advanced view types,exporting & sharing, different type of plots including histograms, lines, boxplots & etc, trend lines & forecasting, queries & data blending.
Vivian Zhang (CTO at SupStat Inc, double Masters Degree of Computer Science & Statistics)
NYC Data Science Academy is offering Tableau Beginner: a five week course that will introduce you to the wonderful wold of Tableau Visualization
Why Tableau is popular
Tableau Desktop is based on breakthrough technology from Stanford University that lets you drag & drop to analyze data. You can connect to data in a few clicks, then visualize & create interactive dashboards with a few more.
We've done years of research to build a system that supports people's natural ability to think visually. Shift fluidly between views, following your natural train of thought. You're not stuck in wizards or bogged down writing scripts. You just create beautiful, rich data visualizations.
It's so easy to use that any Excel user can learn it. Get more results for less effort. And it's 10 -100x faster than existing solutions.
Project Demo Day & Certificates
From the rudimentary building blocks of programming basics, to data manipulation & use of advanced drawing packages, the course ends with a demonstration of a project of your choice on Project Demo Day. On Demo Day you will access & analyze real data, utilizing the tools & skillsets taught to you throughout the course. After the successful completion of the course, you will qualify for one of three certificates: Extraordinary Standing pass, Honorable Graduation pass, & Active Participation pass.
Certificates are awarded according to your understanding, skill, & participation.
Week 1: Tableau Basics
- Obtain & setup Tableau
- Tableau Interface
- Tableau Toolbar
- Connect to Data
- Exporting & Sharing
- Show me Toolbar
Week 2: Core View Types
- Bar Charts
- Pie Charts
- Line Charts
- Box plots
Week 3: Advanced View Types
- Scatter plots
- Area Charts
- Bullet Graphs
- Dual Axes Charts
- Gantt Charts
- Heat Maps
- Geographic Maps
Week 4: Calculations & Models
- Quick Table Calculations
- Custom Table Calculations
- Reference Lines, Bands & Distributions
- Trend Lines & Forecasting
Week 5: Data Management
- Calculated Fields
- Data Blending