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DEV 114: Introduction to data visualization with Tableau Public
This is a badge currently in-development by UW Digital Collections, and is intended to introduce users to the basics of the Tableau Public software.
Please check back here for more info, or contact Shannon Sheridan at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions!
Select a location to enroll in a workshop, resume a quiz, or reserve equipment in your local instance of the MAP.
In this course, you'll learn:
The pros and cons of Tableau Public
Getting started with the software, including navigating the home page, importing data, and the data source page.
Understanding data joins, changing metadata, and data types.
Using Tableau Public, including a firm understanding of the data window, main menu, tool bar, canvas, shelves, cards, chart types, workbook tabs, dashboards, and stories.
The heirarchy of some tools.
Basic walkthrough of common elements such as bar charts, filters, line charts, and geospatial data.