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. Please note this course doesn't cover updates since 2022
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.
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:
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
Waterfall Chart (BONUS)
Side by Side Bars
Duel Axis Charts
Box and Whisker
Word cloud (BONUS)
Connecting to Data
Level of Detail (LOD)
What "Good"data Looks like
Dashboards and Stories
How tableau pivots on your data
Bins and Distributions
Tableau Calculations as functions
Data blending and joining
Reference lines & bollinger bands
Filters, including the contextfilter
Using time series charts
Formatting (colours, fonts etc)
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).