Foundation Subscription > Data Science > Mapping Data in Tableau
Course Description
In this course, you will explore the subset of visualization called mapping. You will learn some common map types and create a standard map view. You’ll learn how to resolve errors that inevitably crop up in spatial data. You will create a bar chart, make formatting changes and embed the bar graph into a tooltip. Finally, you will use a map to filter a bar chart in a dashboard.
Requirements
  • There are no pre-requisites for this course.
Instructor:
Govind Acharya
Govind Acharya is a Principal Analyst in the UC Davis Budget and Institutional Office. In his position, he is responsible for developing and implementing data visualizations on a variety of institutional related data such as classroom utilization, faculty, staff, and students. At Ithaca College, he developed some of the first Tableau dashboards and developed a set of best practices still in use today. He is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego and did his graduate work at San Francisco State University and Cornell University in Economics. He is on the Board of Directors of Amnesty International USA, the world’s largest and best known human rights organizations.