About This Courseintermediate
Power BI brings the world of data analytics to the ordinary business, by connecting to data from multiple sources and transforming or modelling that data, you can view and share insights to your business like never before. Being a self-service system, means you don’t need the help of and IT department to transform or model the data.
LEARN TO GATHER DATA, TRANSFORM DATA AND MODEL DATA BEFORE YOU CREATE VISUALIZATIONS TO EXPLAIN THE DATA AND SHARE VALUABLE INSIGHTS WITH YOUR ORGANISATION.
CONTENTS AND OVERVIEW
Section 1 of this course is an Introduction section where you will learn how to install PowerBI and you will be given a guided tour.
In section 2 of this course we will look at getting data from multiple sources, both internal and external. Connecting to different types of files of data, Folders or data and online data. Setting up data queries and transforming the data into a format that can be used.
In section 3 of this course we will look at Data modelling, setting up relationships, creating calculated columns and measures using DAX, using calculated tables and creating hierarchy. In addition to this we will also look at some time intelligence functions.
In section 4 of this course we will look at Data visualization. We will go through the use of different charts, trend lines, slicer’s maps and other visualizations
Who Should Attend?
This course is suited to those with an interest in Excel, Data Analysts, Data Mining, BI and Reporting This course is well suited for Accountants, Auditors, Internal Auditors, Business Analysts, Finance staff, Banking staff, Management and those involved with Compliance and Risk assessment and BI.
- This course is meant for those involved in the Analysis of Data, Finance & Accounting and Reporting roles.
- This course is for you if you are looking to learn Power BI Self Service functions.
- This course is not for you if you are new to Excel.
Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have learned BI for data analytics.
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Section 1 - Power BI Desktop Introduction
Download PowerBI Desktop
Lets Take A Tour Around The Desktop Application
How To Take This Course
Section 2 - Get And Query Data
Activity And Workbooks
Introduction To The Query Editor Section
Connect And Transform Data From An Excel Workbook
Connect And Transform Folders Of Data
Setting Up A Date (Calendar) Table Using Query
Connect To A .Txt File
Connect To Data On The Web
Section 3 - DAX
Related And Related Table Expressions
The Filter Expressions
Other DAX Functions
More On DAX
More On Calculated Columns And Measures
Time Intelligence Functions
Section 4 - Visualizations
Introduction To Visulaizations
The Canvas And Your First Visualization
Line Charts And Hierarchy
Gauges, KPI’s And Cards