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Fundamentals of Visualization with Tableau

This course is a part of Data Visualization with Tableau, a 5-course Specialization series from Coursera.

In this first course of this specialization, you will discover what data visualization is, and how we can use it to better see and understand data. Using Tableau, we’ll examine the fundamental concepts of data visualization and explore the Tableau interface, identifying and applying the various tools Tableau has to offer. By the end of the course you will be able to prepare and import data into Tableau and explain the relationship between data analytics and data visualization. This course is designed for the learner who has never used Tableau before, or who may need a refresher or want to explore Tableau in more depth. No prior technical or analytical background is required. The course will guide you through the steps necessary to create your first visualization from the beginning based on data context, setting the stage for you to advance to the next course in the Specialization.
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Rating 4.2 based on 457 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Effort 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
Starts Jul 6 (5 days ago)
Cost $79
From University of California, Davis via Coursera
Instructors Suk S. Brar, M.B.A., Govind Acharya, Desiree' Abbott
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Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Data Analysis Business Business Essentials

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Rating 4.2 based on 457 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Effort 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
Starts Jul 6 (5 days ago)
Cost $79
From University of California, Davis via Coursera
Instructors Suk S. Brar, M.B.A., Govind Acharya, Desiree' Abbott
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Data Analysis Business Business Essentials

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