Data Analytics and Visualization - Bootcamp - 9 lessons - 6 classes
As a student of the Data Analytics and Visualization course, you will experience project-based learning over the course of two weeks. Your learning will include both in-person classroom time as well as additional time required for project work outside of classroom hours.
This session of the Data Analytics and Visualization course will meet September 20th – October 1st from 9am – 12pm on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Additional virtual help office hours will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am – 12pm.
As a student of the Data Analytics and Visualization course you explore an overview of data analytics and visualization and its importance in the modern workplace. During this course we will explore practical frameworks for analyzing data as we prepare to tell meaningful data stories using documents, presentations, and dashboards both in-person and virtually. Download Course Overview Here
Lesson 1: Introduction to Data Analytics Topic A: What is Data Analytics? Topic B: Types of Data Analytics Topic B: Stages of Data Analytics Topic C: Frameworks for Data Analytics Topic D: Data Analysis Tools
Lesson 2: Introduction to Data Visualization Topic A: What is Data Visualization Topic B: Different Types of Data Visualization Topic C: Data visualization process Topic C: Creating a Visualization Toolkit Topic D: Data Visualization Tools
Lesson 3: Telling a Story with Data Topic A: The art of telling a story with data Topic B: Personas and Audience Analysis Topic C: Prioritizing, Optimizing, and Designing the Data Story Topic D: Using Design, Color and Language
Lesson 4: Data Gathering Topic A: Identifying Data for Analysis and Visualization Topic B: Introduction to Data Sources Topic C: How to Gather and Import Data Topic D: Preparing and Cleaning Data
Lesson 5: Preparing Data for Visualization Topic A: Clean and Transform Data Topic B: Managing Lists of Data Topic C: Formulae Topic D: Leverage Pivot Tables
Lesson 6: Visualizing Data with Charts and Graphs Topic A: Choose the Right Visualization Topic B: Telling the Story with Design
Lesson 7: Visualizing Data using Dashboards Topic A: Visualization Methods Topic B: Dynamic Data Topic C: Design Principles Topic D: Manage User Access
Lesson 8: Visualizing Data using Presentations Topic A: Designing Data for Presentations Topic B: Using Motion to Visualize Data Topic C: Effective Presentation Techniques
Lesson 9: Presenting Data Effectively Topic A: Methods for Presenting Data Topic B: Presenting Data in an in-Person Meeting Topic C: Presenting Data in a Virtual Meeting