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Data Visualization Using Tableau

INTRODUCTION

Data visualization is the graphical representation of information and data. By using visual elements like charts, graphs, and maps, data visualization tools provide an accessible way to see and understand trends, outliers, and patterns in data. In the world of Big Data, data visualization tools and technologies are essential to analyze massive amounts of information and make data-driven decisions. Tableau is one of the best tools out there for creating really powerful and insightful visuals.

DURATION

4 days

LEARNING OBJECTIVE

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Examine, navigate, and learn to use the various features of Tableau
  • Assess the quality of the data and perform exploratory analysis
  • Create and design visualizations and dashboards for your intended audience
  • Combine the data to and follow the best practices to present your story
WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is designed for the learner who has never used Tableau before, or who may need a refresher or want to explore Tableau in more depth. No prior technical or analytical background is required. The course will guide you through the steps necessary to create your first visualization story from the beginning based on data context, setting the stage for you to advance to the next course in the Specialization. 

TOPICS TO BE COVERED
Fundamentals of visualization
  • What is data visualization?
  • Exploring the Tableau interface
  • Tableau tools
  • Preparing and importing data into Tableau Environment
  • The relationship between data analytics and data visualization

 Tableau charting

  • Design basic bar charts
  • Design line graphs
  • Creating maps
  • Creating sets
  • Simple calculated fields
  • Advanced groups/sorting
  • Creating custom and quick table calculations
  • Creating parameters
  • Connecting to multiple data sources

 Creating dashboards

  • How to create a Dashboard?
  • Advanced table calculations
  • Calculation Syntax and Level of Details
  • Nested Level of Details
  • Control Charts
  • Bump Charts

REQUIREMENTS

Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.

TRAINING VENUE

The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

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PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 10th  June 2019

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CANCELLATION POLICY

Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 4 Days
Event Date 17-06-2019
Event End Date 20-06-2019
Cut off date 10-06-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 60,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 687
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 880
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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