Data Analytics With Tableau

Duration: 1 day (8 hours)
Workshop Date: 21 August 2020
Time: 9 am to 5 pm

Fees: $214 (inclusive of GST)
Venue: Informatics Academy

Learning Objective

Participants will learn how powerful a tool like Tableau can be to showcase data in a visually insightful manner. They will sign up for a free trial of Tableau Desktop and be given a large data set for hands on trainings throughout the workshop. Participants will be guided through the analytics workflow with a real-world case study using Tableau to build a dashboard to tell an insightful story.

At the end of the workshop, participants will better understand the following:

• Connect data

• Measures vs. Dimensions

• Tableau Tips and Tricks

• Filters, Parameters and Calculations

• Fundamentals of Data Visualization

• Creating Dashboards and Advanced Visualizations

• Maps with Tableau

• Customization and Publishing with Tableau

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Use the analytics workflow using Tableau to slow a sample real world case study
  • Understand and use a variety of Tableau functionalities to build a sample dashboard
  • Understand data visualization concepts and fundamental principles

Workshop Content

Module 1: Tableau Overview

  • What is Tableau?
  • Tableau Software
  • Tableau File Types
  • Explore Tableau Interface

Module 2: Worksheet and View

  • Worksheet Basics
  •  Dimension and Measure
  • Continuous and Discrete Data
  • Create Folder & Hierarchy
  • View Basics
  • Different Plots
  • Saving Workbook

Module 3: Dashboard and Story

  • Dashboard Basics
  • Actions
  • Story Basics

Module 4: Connecting to Data Sources

  • Data Sources
  • Data Extract
  • Data Source Filter

Module 5: Transform Data

  • Filter Data
  • Organize Data by Group & Set

Module 6: Calculation

  • Create Calculated Field
  • Logical Functions

Module 7: Parameter

  • Filter By Parameter
  • Top N Analysis
  • Add Calculation to Parameter
  • Reference Line

Module 8: Analytics

  • Average Line
  • Trend Line
  • Forecast
  • Clustering

Module 9: Map

  • Map Basics
  • Map Services

Pre-requisites: Free Tableau trial downloaded prior to the workshop

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