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Decision Making through Data Visualization

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Course Details

  • Location: Online
  • Duration: 9 - 11 weeks
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost starts at: $1,231

Next Start Date:

September 30, 2020

This course is part of a certificate program. You can also take it without enrolling in the program.

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About this Course


Turning data into clear and actionable information is a major challenge for many organizations today. In this course, you’ll dive into business case studies to apply the visualization theory and storytelling skills from the previous two courses in the certificate. Learn to assess business decisions, understand the pros and cons of related visualizations and process data into dynamic visual representations that tell a story and effectively guide business decisions.

What You’ll Learn

  • The principles of data-driven decision-making
  • Ways to select data and visualizations to support various business decisions, such as:
    • Setting goals, allocating budget, determining market moves
    • Prioritizing projects, developing personnel, managing to goals
    • A/B testing, balancing schedules, reducing lead time and defects
  • How to curate dashboards and present to stakeholders and decision makers

Program Overview

This course is part of the Certificate in Data Visualization.

Learning Format

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time. Learn More »

Course Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Online

Meet your instructor

Ben Jones

Director of Outreach Programs, Tableau Software

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

Online

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

Online

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

Online

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

Closed Sessions

Online

Meet your instructor

Ben Jones

Director of Outreach Programs, Tableau Software

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

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