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Dashboard and Visualization

Building Your First Dashboard

Dashboards are an excellent way to present complex datasets and metrics in a concise, readable format. In this course, you’ll explore how Power BI allows you to quickly and easily import data, create reports and present your findings in a visually arresting dashboard.

Beginner        13 Lessons        120 Minutes        CPD Credits
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About This Course

The prospect of wrangling large datasets together and piecing the constituent parts into a coherent dashboard may sound a little intimidating. Power BI, as you will learn, makes this process rather intuitive.

As you progress through this course, you will gain a familiarity with the Power BI desktop user interface, examining the various use cases for views and menus.

By the end of the course, you will have experienced first-hand why Power BI is the ideal tool for creating and sharing dashboards.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the uses of the different Power BI products
  • Connect to data in Power BI Desktop
  • Understand the Power BI Desktop interface
  • Create visualizations in Power BI Desktop
  • Filter charts using slicers and interactions
  • Upload a report to the Power BI online service
  • Create and share a dashboard in the online service


1. Introduction to Power BI
2. Understanding the Power BI Family
3. Introducing Our Data
4. Connecting Datasets to Power BI
5. The Power BI Desktop User Interface
6. Building Our First Visualization

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7. Filtering and Interactions
8. Using Data from Multiple Tables
9. Phone View
10. Saving and Uploading Your Work
11. The Power BI Online Service User Interface
12. Creating a Dashboard
13. Sharing a Dashboard
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When you earn internationally-recognized certificates, you increase confidence. And when you enhance your ability, speed and accuracy, you increase your employability.

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