Design Your Data: Tableau Bootcamp Series

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Workshop Series

Design Your Data: Tableau Bootcamp Series

Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Workshop Series

About this workshop series

Data visualisations are a critical business tool. Students will learn how powerful a tool like Tableau can be to showcase data in a visually insightful manner.

Students will sign up for a free trial of Tableau Desktop and be given a large data set for hands-on training throughout the bootcamp. Together, we'll walk through the analytics workflow with a real world case study, using Tableau to build a dashboard to tell an insightful story.

We will cover:

  • Connecting to data
  • Measures v. Dimensions
  • Tableau Tips and Tricks
  • Filters, Parameters and Calculations
  • Fundamentals of Data Visualization
  • Creating Dashboards in Tableau
  • Maps with Tableau
  • Customisation
  • Publishing with Tableau
  • Tableau Desktop vs. Tableau Web vs. Tableau Reader

Takeaways

  • Use the analytics workflow using Tableau using a sample real world case study
  • Understand and use a variety of Tableau functionalities to build a sample dashboard
  • Understand data visualisation concepts and fundamental principles
  • Learn how a tool like Tableau can be used to perform analytics on real world-data

Prereqs & Preparation

  • Student must bring a laptop with Tableau pre-installed. A free trial is available from http://www.tableau.com
  • Complimentary tea & coffee are provided. We recommend bringing a packed lunch, or there is a Pret downstairs, a Tesco around the corner and Spitalfields Market a 5min walk away from GA London's campus.

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