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IAP 2018 - Tableau Fundamentals

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4-145

182 Memorial Drive (Rear)

4-145

Cambridge, MA 02139

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This class will focus on the basics of Tableau. We will cover everything from connecting to our data source through sharing our constructed report. No prior Tableau experinece is necessary, but would be helpful.

During this class, we will cover:

  • Connect to a data source
  • Join tables
  • Create a workbook
  • Create calculations
  • Filter and sort data
  • Create a visualization of the data
  • Create a dashboard / Use a
  • Parameter
  • Use Tableau Server


Prerequisites: A laptop with Tableau installed and either a Tableau license or free two week trial license

Link to Tableau install page on the software grid:

For administrative use: http://ist.mit.edu/tableau/reader-desktop

For academic use: http://ist.mit.edu/tableau/desktop/academic

Link to Tableau license request: http://ist.mit.edu/tableau/desktop/request

Link to Tableau two week license: https://www.tableau.com/products/desktop/download

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4-145

182 Memorial Drive (Rear)

4-145

Cambridge, MA 02139

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