Learn why data visualization is important, and how it can be used to manage big data
Learn best practices in data visualization, and apply them to your own displays
Learn how to assess data sources, and match them to the best display types
Improve your ability to design and perfect basic chart types1
In this course, we’ll walk through why data visualization is so critical in today’s world of big Data. This is followed by an overview of the basic principles of data visualization, why they are important, and how they can be used to make visualizations highly effective. We’ll then walk you through some of the basics –such as how to build visualizations using best practices . You'll also learn how to identify data types and match them with the appropriate display formats. By the end of this course, you will have a strong understanding of how to begin building effective data visualizations, based on a solid understanding of successful design principles.