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Excel Skills for Data Analytics and Visualization

Macquarie University via Coursera Specialization

Overview

As data becomes the modern currency, so the ability to quickly and accurately analyse data has become of paramount importance. Therefore, data analytics and visualization are two of the most sought after skills for high paying jobs with strong future growth prospects. According to an IBM report, the Excel tools for data analytics and visualization are among the top 10 competencies projected to show double-digit growth in their demand. This course will help you develop your analytical and visualization skills so that you not only improve your current work performance but also expand your future job prospects. Upon completing this specialization, you will be able to bring data to life using advanced Excel functions, creative visualizations, and powerful automation features. These courses will equip you with a comprehensive set of tools for transforming, linking, and analysing data. You will master a broad range of charts and create stunning interactive dashboards. Finally, you will explore a new dimension in Excel with PowerPivot, Get and Transform, and DAX. Harnessing the power of an underlying database engine, we will remove the 1,048,576 row limitation, completely automate data transformation, create data models to effectively link data, and open the gateway to Power Business Intelligence.

Syllabus

Course 1: Excel Fundamentals for Data Analysis
- Offered by Macquarie University. As data becomes the modern currency, so the ability to analyse the data quickly and accurately has become ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Data Visualization in Excel
- Offered by Macquarie University. In an age now driven by "big data", we need to cut through the noise and present key information in a way ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Excel Power Tools for Data Analysis
- Offered by Macquarie University. Welcome to Excel Power Tools for Data Analysis. In this four-week course, we introduce Power Query, Power ... Enroll for free.

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Taught by

Dr Prashan S. M. Karunaratne and Nicky Bull

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