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Why learn data visualisation?
Data analysis and communication are highly sought after skills. Recent LinkedIn research even pointed to data presentation as one of the top 10 most in-demand skills. You’ll get hands-on practice visualising data and using them to clearly communicate data-driven recommendations. By taking this course, you will combine hard skills in data analysis and visualisation with soft skills in presentation, storytelling, and communication to create effective presentations.
This course is ideal for business leaders and data professionals.
How does it work
You’ll start by building data visualisations and dashboards, considering your audiences to be as effective as possible. Then, you’ll move into drafting presentations using storytelling techniques, visualisations, and animations to provide data-driven recommendations.
Data visualisation and storytelling, dashboards, Tableau, advanced data storytelling
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These courses are all about practical training. Each week, the skills you need to master will be walked through in live online tutorials that allow you to see success in action, and ask questions to overcome obstacles that are slowing your progress.
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Intro to data visualisation
Selecting appropriate data visualisation for analysis
Effectiveness of data visualisation
Interactive and engaging Tableau dashboards
Build data dashboards
Designing and creating dashboards in an enterprise
User needs and key metrics
Design a data dashboard
End-to-end process of storytelling
Problem statement, scope, biases, limitations and structure
Build a data story
Advanced data storytelling
Advanced data visualisation and storytelling techniques
Adding animations and narration with Tableau Pages and Flourish
Animate a data story