MS-PL-300T00 - Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst

This course will discuss the various methods and best practices that are in line with business and technical requirements for modeling, visualizing, and analyzing data with Power BI. The course will also show how to access and process data from a range of data sources including both relational and non-relational data. This course will also explore how to implement proper security standards and policies across the Power BI spectrum including datasets and groups. The course will also discuss how to manage and deploy reports and dashboards for sharing and content distribution. Finally, this course will show how to build paginated reports within the Power BI service and publish them to a workspace for inclusion within Power BI.

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Successful Data Analysts start this role with experience of working with data in the cloud.
Understanding core data concepts.
Knowledge of working with relational data in the cloud.
Knowledge of working with non-relational data in the cloud.
Knowledge of data analysis and visualization concepts.
You can gain the prerequisites and a better understanding of working with data in Azure by completing Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals before taking this course.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Learning Path 1: Get Started with Microsoft Data Analytics

Data Analytics and Microsoft
Getting Started with Power BI

Learning Path 2: Prepare Data in Power BI

Get data from various data sources

Learning Path 3: Clean, Transform, and Load Data in Power BI

Data shaping
Enhance the data structure
Data Profiling

Learning Path 4: Design a Data Model in Power BI

Introduction to data modeling
Working with tables
Dimensions and Hierarchies

Learning Path 5: Create Model Calculations using DAX in Power BI

Introduction to DAX
DAX context
Advanced DAX

Learning Path 6: Optimize Model Performance in Power BI

Optimze the model for performance
Optimize DirectQuery Models
Create and manage Aggregations

Learning Path 7: Create Reports in Power BI

Design a report
Enhance the report

Learning Path 8: Create Dashboards in Power BI

Create a Dashboard
Real-time Dashboards
Enhance a Dashboard

Learning Path 9: Enhance reports for usability and storytelling in Power BI

Paginated report overview
Create Paginated reports

Learning Path 10: Perform Advanced Analytics in Power BI

Advanced Analytics
Data Insights through AI visuals

Learning Path 11: Manage Datasets in Power BI

Security in Power BI

Learning Path 12: Create and Manage Workspaces in Power BI

Creating Workspaces
Sharing and Managing Assets