Tableau Desktop Fundamentals (TTDTABDF2)

  • Beginner to intermediate-level Tableau user
  • Individuals working with data-regardless of technical or analytical background

Prerequisite
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Expected Duration
2 day

Description

This course is designed to help you understand and use the important concepts and techniques in Tableau to move from simple to complex visualizations. You will also learn how to combine them in interactive dashboards.

Objective

1. Introduction

  • Tableau Desktop and the Tableau Product Line
  • Application Terminology
  • Visual Cues for Fields
  • Getting Started in Tableau Desktop
  • Elements of a Visualization

2. Connecting to Data

  • Creating a Live Data Connection
  • Saving and Editing a Data Source
  • Metadata Grid
  • Understanding Changes to Data
  • Data Connection Options
  • Sharing Options

3. Simplifying and Sorting Your Data

  • Data Filtering
  • Creating Date Filters
  • Sorting

4. Organizing Your Data

  • Using Groups
  • Creating and Using Hierarchies

5. Slicing Your Data by Date

  • Working with Dates in Tableau
  • Using Discrete Date Parts
  • Defining a Fiscal Year
  • Creating Custom Dates

6. Using Multiple Measures in a View

  • Using Measure Values and Measure Names in a View
  • Combo Charts
  • Combined or Shared Axis Charts
  • Creating Dual Axis Charts

7. Showing the Relationship between Numerical Values

  • Creating Scatter Plots
  • Using Sets

8. Mapping Data Geographically

  • Mapping in Tableau
  • Geographic Mapping
  • Background Maps and Layers
  • Navigation and Selection in Maps

9. Viewing Specific Values

  • Creating Heat Maps
  • Creating Crosstabs
  • Creating Highlight Tables
  • Grand Totals, Sub-Totals, and Changing Aggregation

10. Customizing Your Data

  • Calculation Types
  • Parts of a Calculated Field
  • Options for Creating Calculated Fields
  • Strings, Dates, and Type Conversion Functions
  • Calculations and Aggregations

11. Analyzing Data with Quick Table Calculations

  • Using Quick Table Calculations

12. Showing Breakdowns of the Whole

  • Pie Charts and Parts of the Whole
  • Creating Tree Maps

13. Viewing Distributions

  • Bins and Histograms
  • Box and Whisker Plots

14. Highlighting Data with Reference Lines

  • Using Reference Lines
  • Reference Bands
  • Using the Analytics Pane
  • Instant Analytics

15. Making Your Views Available

  • Building Dashboards
  • Dashboard Actions

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$1,695.00

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