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Introduction to Tableau: Getting started with the COVID -19 Data

Introduction to Tableau: Getting started with the COVID -19 Data Online

Tableau is a data visualization and analytics software that enables users to connect to a variety of data sources and explore the data in a simplified way. In this workshop, participants will get an introductory, hands-on learning experience of Tableau. We will look at and discuss different visualization types, use cases,and most common tasks you might perform when using most recent data on the COVID-19 outbreaks in Tableau. Through hands-on exercises, you will explore a data visualization project to see how it was made, discover the Tableau interface and learn how to use the software, you will also be able to interact with other COVID 19 data sources that can be combined with your own research interests, and start to think about how data visualization can help with your research.

 In this workshop, participants will learn:

  1. How to connect and join data/ geographic data, format data in Tableau

  2. How to create and present visuals and assemble them into a dashboard

  3. How to publish the dashboard to the Tableau Public server

  4. How to find the other useful resources for learning Tableau 

Tools/Software: Laptop, Tableau

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
  Data/GIS     Digital Scholarship  
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
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Allison Xu