fbpx

Analyzing Data with Excel

Analyzing Data with Excel

Course ID: 20779A 3 Days Singapore
   

Analyzing Data with Excel

Overview

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to add BI techniques to Excel data analysis. The course goes beyond the capabilities of tables and charts and uses Pivot Charts, the Excel Data Model, and Power BI.

Description

Audience

This course is intended for students who are experienced with analyzing data with Excel and who wish to add BI techniques.
The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.

Certification

MCSA: BI Reporting

Exam

70-779 Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel (beta)

Investment

Instructor-led / Virtual Instructor-led

Singapore: Upon Request
Malaysia: MYR2,500

PREREQUISITES

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.
  • Extensive knowledge of Excel spreadsheets including formulas, charts, filtering, sorting, and sub-totals.
  • Basic knowledge of data analytics equivalent to having attended course 10994.

OBJECTIVES

  • Explore and extend a classic Excel dashboard.
  • Explore and extend an Excel data model.
  • Pre-format and import a .CSV file.
  • Import data from a SQL Server database
  • Import data from a report.
  • Create measures using advanced DAX functions.
  • Create data visualizations in Excel.
  • Create a Power BI dashboard with Excel.

COURSE CONTENT

Module 1: Data Analysis in Excel

  • Classic Data Analysis with Excel
  • Excel Pivot Tables
  • Limitations of Classic Data Analysis

Module 2: The Excel Data Model

  • Using an Excel Data Model
  • DAX

Module 3: Importing Data from Files

  • Importing Data into Excel
  • Shaping and Transforming Data
  • Loading Data

Module 4: Importing Data from Databases

  • Available Data Sources
  • Previewing, Shaping, and Transforming Data
  • Table Relationships and Hierarchies
  • Loading Data

Module 5: Importing Data from Excel Reports

  • Importing Data from Excel Reports
  • Transforming Excel report Data

Module 6: Creating and Formatting Measures

  • DAX
  • Measures
  • Advanced DAX Functions

Module 7: Visualizing Data in Excel

  • Pivot Charts
  • Cube Functions
  • Charts for Cube Functions

Module 8: Using Excel with Power BI

  • Power BI
  • Uploading Excel Data to Power BI
  • Power BI Mobile App

What’s Next

Subscribe to our mailing list for special offers and promotions.

Processing...
Thank you! Your subscription has been confirmed. You'll hear from us soon.
ErrorHere