- Basic knowledge of computers
Learn data visualization through Microsoft Power BI and create opportunities for you or key decision makers to discover data patterns such as customer purchase behavior, sales trends, or production bottlenecks.
You’ll learn all of the features in Power BI that allow you to explore, experiment with, fix, prepare, and present data easily, quickly, and beautifully.
Use Power BI to Analyze and Visualize Data So You Can Respond Accordingly
- Connect Power BI to a Variety of Datasets
- Drill Down and Up in Your Visualization and Calculate Data
- Visualize Data in the Form of Various Charts, Plots, and Maps
Convert Raw Data Into Compelling Data Visualizations Using Power BI
Because every module of this course is independent, you can start in whatever section you wish, and you can do as much or as little as you like.
Each section provides a new data set and exercises that will challenge you so you can learn by immediately applying what you’re learning.
Content is updated as new versions of Power BI are released. You can always return to the course to further hone your skills, while you stay ahead of the competition.
Contents and Overview
This course begins with Power BI basics. You will navigate the software, connect it to a data file, and export a worksheet, so even beginners will feel completely at ease.
To be able to find trends in your data and make accurate forecasts, you’ll learn how to work with hierarchies and timeseries.
Also, to make data easier to digest, you’ll tackle how to use aggregations to summarize information. You will also use granularity to ensure accurate calculations.
In order to begin visualizing data, you’ll cover how to create various charts, maps, scatterplots, and interactive dashboards for each of your projects.
You’ll even learn how to join multiple data sources into one in order to combine diverse sources of information in one analytical solution.
Finally, you’ll cover some of the latest and most advanced custom visualizations in Microsoft Power BI, where you will create histograms, brickcharts and more.
By the time you complete this course, you’ll be a highly proficient Power BI user. You will be using your skills as a data scientist to extract knowledge from data so you can analyze and visualize complex questions with ease.
You’ll be fully prepared to collect, examine, and present data for any purpose, whether you’re working with scientific data or you want to make forecasts about buying trends to increase profits.
Who is the target audience?
- You should take this course if want to learn Power BI completely from scratch
- You should take this course if you know some Power BI skills but want to get better
- You should take this course if you are good with Microsoft Power BI and want to take your skills to the next level and truly leverage the full potential of Power BI
Created by Kirill Eremenko, SuperDataScience Team
Last updated 12/2016
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