Fundamentals of Data Science and Visualization
November 9 – 19, 2020
Classes: Nov 9, 10, 16, 17, 19 from 2:00-4:00 pm Eastern
Office Hours: Nov 9, 10, 16, 17, 19 from 4:00-5:00 pm Eastern
Data analysts can use a variety of methods and tools to accomplish their goals. With a deeper understanding of data visualization software packages, your organization can produce more intuitive data visualizations in less time and identify the best software solutions to optimize your team’s workflows.
In this course, we will review best practices in data visualization design and use cases for Excel, Tableau, and R (programming language).
Learn how to clean and format data in Excel, create interactive dashboards in Tableau, and clean and visualize data in R. This course will help participants identify use-cases for each software package that maximize impact with minimal effort, expanding participants’ toolbox as an analyst.
Join us to learn about how your organization can better leverage data visualization software!
Meet Your Instructor:
Lee Winkler joined the Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness (CREC) in 2018 after graduating with a Master’s in Public Policy from the George Washington University. He currently supports projects analyzing state-level certification and license attainment and the prevalence of educational and workforce credentials. Lee regularly uses Tableau to clean data, mine insights and create interactive visualizations and is excited to help the class find how Tableau can add value to their workflow.
APDU Members: $390