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Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI (20778)

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Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI (20778)

What's In It For Me

Understand what is data analytics and how Power BI can be used as a data analytical tools in the office.

Course Overview

This course is scheduled for launch in Q2 2018 Q3 2018. To express your interest in this course, please fill up our form at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6MBPSFV. We will contact you when we get closer to course launch date.

The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of data analysis with Power BI. The course includes creating visualizations, the Power BI Service, and the Power BI Mobile App.

Who Should Attend

The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.

Course Duration

3 Days / 21 Hours

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions

  • Introduction to business intelligence
  • Introduction to data analysis
  • Introduction to data visualization
  • Overview of self-service BI
  • Considerations for self-service BI
  • Microsoft tools for self-service BI

Module 2: Introducing Power BI

  • Power BI
  • The Power BI service

Module 3: Power BI

  • Using Excel as a data source for Power BI
  • The Power BI data model
  • Using databases as a data source for Power BI
  • The Power BI service

Module 4: Shaping and Combining Data

  • Power BI desktop queries
  • Shaping data
  • Combining data

Module 5: Modeling

  • Relationships
  • DAX queries
  • Calculations and measures

Module 6: Interactive Data Visualizations

  • Creating Power BI reports
  • Managing a Power BI solution

Module 7: Direct Connectivity

  • Cloud data
  • Connecting to analysis services

Module 8: The Developer

  • The developer API
  • Custom visuals

Module 9: Power BI mobile

  • Power BI mobile apps
  • Using the Power BI mobile app
  • Power BI embedded

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.
  • Download and use the Power BI mobile app.
  • Describe Power BI embedded and when you would want to use it.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Awarded NTUC LearningHub Certificate of Completion

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Perform Power BI desktop data transformation.
  • Describe Power BI desktop modelling.
  • Create a Power BI desktop visualization.
  • Implement the Power BI service.
  • Describe how to connect to Excel data.
  • Describe how to collaborate with Power BI data.
  • Connect directly to data stores.
  • Describe the Power BI developer API.
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.

Pre-requisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Excellent knowledge of relational databases and reporting.
  • Some basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas).
  • Some exposure to basic programming constructs (such as looping and branching).
  • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability, and financial accounting is desirable.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications particularly Excel.
  • Completed the course Analyzing Data with Excel

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Medium of Instruction: English

Trainer: Trainee ratio is 1:20

Additional Note

Learner can take the exam 70-778 for accreditation by Microsoft. Together with exam 70-779 to get the MCSA: BI Reporting. 

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