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Data Services Class Descriptions

Information, materials, and schedules for all currently offered Data Services classes
This session will introduce basic principles of data visualization and demonstrate use of Tableau - a popular interactive data visualization tool.
Software: Tableau Desktop (obtain a student copy)
Duration: 120 min

Room description:

During the Fall 2021 semester, some tutorials are held remotely and require NYU sign on to access, while others are held in person, without a remote component. Please note the correct modality and location of the tutorial when registering

Prerequisites: Basic computer literacy, understanding files and folders
Skills Taught / Learning Outcomes:
  • Understanding of basic principles of data visualization
  • Tableau interface
  • Importing data into Tableau
  • Exploring data and types of data
  • Creating tables, charts, scatter plots, histograms, etc.
  • Creating interactive dashboards and stories
  • Mapping data with Tableau
Class Materials: guides.nyu.edu/viz/tableau
Related Classes:

Customizing Tableau Data Visualizations

Data Cleaning Using OpenRefine

Introduction to Research Data Management

Introduction to R

Additional Training Materials: guides.nyu.edu/viz/tableau
Feedback: bit.ly/feedbackds

Upcoming sessions for this tutorial