This course will introduce general principles of data visualization and orient the user with the Tableau platform. Learn how to connect to a data set in Microsoft Excel, understand general principles of a relational database, and start building basic worksheets and dashboards.
Sean is a respected and recognized planning and economic development professional based in New York’s Capital Region. His work in planning and economic development provides critical support to local municipalities through a collaborative and cooperative, regional approach. Sean is also an adjunct faculty member at the University at Albany, SUNY where he teaches courses in comprehensive planning, ethics, and economic development. He is a graduate of the University at Albany holding a Master of Regional Planning and Master of Public Administration degrees. He’s also served as a volunteer firefighter and knows what it’s like to “drink from a firehose."