Tableau Course Syllabus

Tableau-Course-SyllabusWith the use of data visualization, the true meaning of the data can be uncovered. Hence, the Tableau course syllabus for SLA has been crafted with the needs of the students in mind. The standards of the business world are also taken into account when creating the Tableau Training Syllabus. The Tableau course curriculum was developed with the professionals’ current tasks in mind, and it has a strong emphasis on practical skills applicable in the workplace.

Our Tableau instructors have developed the Tableau Course Syllabus based on their extensive research into current and projected needs in the business world. With the help of Tableau Training in Chennai, they are gaining the knowledge and experience necessary to land a job.

Tableau Course Syllabus

Tableau Overview

  • Why Tableau? Why Visualization?
  • Level Setting – Terminology
  • Getting Started – creating some powerful visualizations quickly
  • The Tableau Product Line
  • Things you should know about Tableau
  • Connecting to Data and introduction to data source concept
  • Working with data files versus database server
  • Understanding the Tableau workspace
  • Dimensions and Measures
  • Using Show Me!
  • Tour of Shelves (How shelves and marks work)
  • Building Basic Views
  • Help Menu and Samples
  • Saving and sharing your work

Tableau Course Content

  • Marks
  • Size and Transparency
  • Highlighting
  • Working with Dates
  • Date aggregations and date parts
  • Discrete versus Continuous
  • Dual Axis / Multiple Measures
  • Combo Charts with different mark types
  • Geographic Map Page Trails
  • Heat Map
  • Density Chart
  • Scatter Plots
  • Pie Charts and Bar Charts
  • Small Multiples
  • Working with aggregate versus disaggregate data
  • Analyzing
  • Sorting & Grouping
  • Aliases
  • Filtering and Quick Filters
  • Cross-Tabs (Pivot Tables)
  • Totals and Subtotals Drilling and Drill Through
  • Aggregation and Disaggregation
  • Percent of Total
  • Working with Statistics and Trend lines

Getting Started with Calculated Fields

  • Working with String Functions
  • Basic Arithmetic Calculations
  • Date Math
  • Working with Totals
  • Custom Aggregations
  • Logic Statements


Building Interactive Dashboard

  • Combining multiple visualizations into a dashboard
  • Making your worksheet interactive by using actions and filters
  • An Introduction to Best Practices in Visualization

Sharing Workbooks

  • Publish to Reader
  • Packaged Workbooks
  • Publish to Office
  • Publish to PDF
  • Publish to Tableau Server and Share over the Web

Putting it all together

  • Scenario-based Review Exercises
  • Best Practices

We, at SLA,  give you all the help you need to learn, based on the most advanced Tableau Training Curriculum, so you can get hired confidently and successfully. Enroll now.