This is the second course in TLG Learning’s exclusive Power BI for Excel 2016 training series. This course builds on the foundation set in the Power BI for Excel Report Builders course. In this course students will learn how to use the Power View, Power Map, and Power Query add-ins. Power BI Report Writers will learn how to use Power View to create highly effective interactive reports using data models created by more advanced Power BI Designers. Students will also learn how to build 3D geospatial reports using Power Map as well as how to transform and query data sources using Power Query. Topics covered include creating effective and professional reports, effectively applying new visualization techniques using Power View, creating geospatial Power Map tours, using data transformations to prepare for data modeling, and creating simple custom data calculations.
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Data Analysis using Excel 2016 -Level 1 - Report Builders
Detailed Class Syllabus
Lesson 1 : Introducing Power BI Tools
Microsoft’s Self-Service Power BI Model
What Is Power BI for Excel
Lesson 2 : Power View for Excel
What Is Power View?
Creating Power View Reports
Power View Interface Components
Understanding Table Visualizations
Power View Tiles, Slicers, & Multiples
Lesson 3 : BI Data Query Basics
What Is a BI Data Query?
Power Query Interface
Planning a BI Data Query
Lesson 4 : Query Editor Transformations
Merging & Appending Queries
Grouping and Summarizing Data
Dealing with Malformed Data
Lesson 5 : Appendix: Power Map for Excel
----note: appendix content is not covered in the one day course
What Is Power Map?
Preparing a Power Map Tour
Power Map Designer
Creating a Power Map Tour
Power Map Formatting Tools
Finalizing a Power Map Tour