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Master Course in Tableau for Business Intelligence

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Overview

Master data visualization in tableau desktop. Covers tableau certification syllabus and more. Tableau Tutorials

What you'll learn:
  • Master the latest Tableau software for use in a professional business environment
  • See course description for all technical skills taught

New to Tableau? or Just looking tofill in knowledgegaps?

This course is designed for both needs. Using real open source data you will become technically fluent in using tableau, one of the bestdata visualization software on the market. Thiscourse is the result ofover five years of experience in tableau.The courseis split into three stages, each designed to give a solid foundation in tableau without leaving the student with knowledge gaps.

  • If you are a complete beginner or have Basic knowledge you should start at stage one.

  • If you have experience in Tableauyou should start at stage two, but review any gaps in stage one you have.

If you would like to know exactly what skills you will learnplease view the full technical list at the bottom of this description box.

Why a course by Jamie Fry?

I have 10 years experience with tableau in the workplace. I've watched it grow from simple drag and drop tool into a extremely powerful visualisation software, from a Private company to an IPO. I am not a full time udemy instructor, which i believe is a strength. What i will teach you i use everyday in my workplace, for all different manner ofclients across the globe. My technical teaching of this tool comes with real workplace Do's and Don'ts, teaching you will not get from full time instructors that have been out of the workplace for a number of years.I teach tableau in classrooms face to faceand via video conferencing, and years of thisexperience has led to this streamlined course. Please see my Bio for more information on my academic and professional background.



The three stages of this course:

Stage 1: The Apprentice

The absolute fundamentals of tableau. Hit the ground running by learning all the basics, and how tableau manipulates your data. Even studentswith existing knowledge may learn something here.

Stage 2: The Master

Advance your data visualisation skills and learn to leverage your data. Students will learn the bulk of tableau here.

Stage 3: The Hero

Put all your skills learned to the test, and learn even more by completing a fully interactive workbook consisting of three linkeddashboards. You will learn advanced dashboard skills here whilst bringing togetherall your knowledge.

Bonus Lectures:

A number of bonus lectures have been added to enhance your skills once you have completed the course. These includenew chart types such as the "Waterfall" chart which cannot done by the "show me" tab in tableau.


A full list of what technical skills you will Learn:

Dashboard Functionality

  • Actions (Filter, Highlight and URL)

  • Navigation between dashboards via actions

  • Parameters: The Fundamentals

  • Parameters:Switching between measures

  • Parameters:As a global filter

  • Dashboard Design:Make it look good

  • Dashboard Design: Make it function well

  • Review & Publishing

  • When to use storyboards vs dashboards


Chart Types

  • Text Tables

  • Heat Maps

  • HighlightTables

  • Waterfall Chart (BONUS)

  • Symbol Maps

  • Filled Maps

  • Pie Charts

  • Bar Charts

  • Stacked Bars

  • Side by Side Bars

  • Duel Axis Charts

  • Tree Maps

  • Scatter Plots

  • Area Charts

  • Box and Whisker

  • Histogram

  • Bullet

  • Bubbles

  • Control Charts

  • Word cloud (BONUS)


Tableau Essentials

  • Connecting to Data

  • Level of Detail (LOD)

  • What "Good"data Looks like

  • Dashboards and Stories

  • How tableau pivots on your data

  • Hierarchies

  • Bins and Distributions

  • Calculated Fields

  • Table Calculations

  • Tableau Calculations as functions

  • Window calculations

  • Data blending and joining

  • Reference lines & bollinger bands

  • Forecast

  • Trend line

  • Clustering

  • Filters, including the contextfilter

  • Grouping &Sets

  • Using time series charts

  • Formatting (colours, fonts etc)

  • Custom colours

  • Custom shapes

  • WMSMapping

  • Packaging workbooks

Notable features which areNOTcovered:

  • Using APIs (web data connectors)

  • Tableau Server (you should not need to buycourses on this, support is included in Tableaus fee when you buy the server).


Taught by

Jamie Fry

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