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Tableau for Planners 2: Worksheets

This course will expand on the Tableau for Planners: Introduction course. This course continues to train the planner on how to build effective worksheets for planners. This course will introduce general principles of data visualization and orient the user with the Tableau platform, with a primary focus on Tableau Public, a free version of Tableau's desktop software.

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Course Info

  • Duration 7 video lessons (64 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2018
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    1. Introduction Chapter Duration 2 mins
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    2. Preparing Your Data Chapter Duration 7 mins
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    3. Starting Your First Worksheet, Part 1 Chapter Duration 14 mins
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    4. Starting Your First Worksheet, Part 2 Chapter Duration 18 mins
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    5. Sharing Your First Worksheet Chapter Duration 9 mins
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    6. Publishing Your First Worksheet Chapter Duration 8 mins
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    7. Wrap-Up Chapter Duration 4 mins

Course Description

This course will expand on the Tableau for Planners: Introduction course. This course continues to train the planner on how to build effective worksheets for planners. This course will introduce general principles of data visualization and orient the user with the Tableau platform, with a primary focus on Tableau Public, a free version of Tableau's desktop software.

At the end of the course, users should feel comfortable with opening Tableau, connecting to a data set in Microsoft Excel, understand general principles of a relational database, and start building basic worksheets and dashboards. We will also demonstrate how to publish the work to Tableau Public and embed worksheets on websites and in social media.

Learn these skills

  • Communications & Media
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Technology
  • Tableau

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit.

SACPLAN CPD

This course is approved for 1 SACPLAN CPD point.

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Sean Maguire

Sean Maguire

Sean is a planning and economic development professional based in New York’s Capital Region.

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