Ben joined the Cornell Center for Advanced Computing in 2016 as a member of the Consulting Group. He previously spent fourteen years at Cornell as an image synthesis researcher in the Program of Computer Graphics. Ben also has fourteen years of industrial experience developing commercial-quality software. With Autodesk, he developed graphical user interfaces and architected data formats for use in several Geographic Information System (GIS) products. At Advion he wrote low-level and user interface software to control an innovative, compact mass spectrometer.
In this course, you will explore how to create common visualizations based on your data and goals. We will learn the steps you must take to successfully create a great chart. These include planning the chart, collecting and preparing your data, and choosing an appropriate chart type. You'll examine the different categories of visualizations and determine the best chart for your purposes.
Key Course Takeaways
- Identify the different categories of visualizations
- Use Tableau to create comparison and composition charts
- Use Tableau to create distribution and relationship charts
- Explore other types of charts available with Tableau software
How It Works
3-5 hours per week
100% online, instructor-led
Who Should Enroll
- Business and data analysts
- Managers and executives
- Product managers
- Anyone who works with data
- Graphic artists