This course is intended for both novice and experienced programmers who have a minimum of three months programming experience and have basic Windows navigation skills.
This course is intended for anyone responsible for analyzing data with Excel.
The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Module 1: Data Analysis in Excel
This module looks at the classic Excel dashboard and at ways to extend it.
Lab : Building a Classic Excel Dashboard
Module 2: The Excel Data Model
This module looks at the classic Excel data model and at ways to extend it.
Lab : Explore an Excel Data Model
Module 3: Importing Data from Files
This module looks at pre-formatting and importing CSV files.
Lab : Importing Data from a CSV File
Module 4: Importing Data from Databases
This module looks at how to import data into Excel from a SQL Server database.
Lab : Import Data from Multiple Sources
Module 5: Importing Data from Excel Reports
This module describes how to import data from a report.
Lab : Importing Data from a Report
Module 6: Creating and Formatting Measures
This module describes how to create and format measures.
Lab : Creating Measures using Advanced DAX Functions
Module 7: Visualizing Data in Excel
This module describes how to visualize data in Excel.
Lab : Data Visualization in Excel
Module 8: Using Excel with Power BI
This module describes how to use Excel with Power BI.
Lab : Creating a Power BI Dashboard with Excel
Before attending this course, students must have: