Introduction to Tableau

  • Overview of Tableau, data visualization and analytics, elements of the Tableau dashboard, understanding the significance of Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server, extensively work with data visualization using line, bar, area, stacked bar, and multi line charts, connecting with Excel data.

 Deep dive into Tableau Graphs

  • Various data representation techniques, like Tables, Graphs and Maps understanding the basics of Tree Map, Histogram, Filled Map, Symbol Map, Pie Chart, Trend Lines, Normal Tables and Multi measure Tables.

 Tableau Table Joins

  • Understanding the conditions and methodology for joining Tables, knowledge of Multi Table Joins.
  • Working with Metadata
  • Working with Table, creation of Calculated Fields, duplicating and renaming columns, conversion of data types, default aggregation.

Hierarchy & Groups

  • Tableau Hierarchy creation, Static Group creation, deploying functions for Group creation.

 Tableau Sorting

  • The various options of Sorting in Tableau, sorting of Multi-dimensional graph, deploying combined fields and setting sorting priorities.

 Dual Axis Graphs

  • Working with Dual Line Charts, Multiline Chart, Donut Chart, Pie Chart, working with Measure Name and Measure Values.


  • Learning about the different type of Single Axis Histogram, Dual Axis Histogram.

 Pareto Chart

  • Understanding how to design and work with Pareto Chart

 Motion Chart

  • Deploying Motion Chart for data that changes over time using x and yaxes

 Box Plot

  • Representation of numerical data through quartiles using Box Plot

 Funnel Chart

  • Working with Funnel Chart for data that progressively reduces with each stage.

Waterfall Chart

  • Deploying Waterfall Chart for understanding the cumulative effect of sequential values.


  • Understanding the concept of Set which is an entity whose composition is based on a computed condition.

 String Calculated Fields

  • Learning how to perform various operations on Strings like concatenation, manipulation and analyzing with String Calculated Fields

 Date Calculated Fields

  • Working with Date Calculated Fields for performing operations like parsing, modifying and analyzing.

Tableau Parameters

Learning to use the dynamic values or parameters including What if Analysis, Column Selection Parameters, Chart Selection Parameters Tableau Actions

  • Tableau lets you add interactivity and context to your data using Filter Actions, URL Actions.

 Dashboard Creation

  • Working with the Tableau Dashboard and understanding the various concepts like Formatting, Containers, Navigations and Actions.

Tableau Architecture

  • Understanding the basic Architecture of Tableau,learning about Tableau Desktop features, Tableu Server, working of Tableau and the various Tableau Products.
  • Tableau Products, Tableau public Features, Tableau Desktop personal features, Tableau Desktop professional feature, Tableau Server Feature, Tableau File System, Tableau Working, Tableau Server Architecture

Connection Type

  • Tableau Connections –Live Connection and Data Extract Connection, Comparing the two Live And Extract connection

Sharing Dashboard

  • Learning to work on Tableau by sharing the dashboard with offline users.

Data Blending

  • Methods to work with data from disparate sources, defining the relationship between the data and combining it in the optimal way.

Dashboard Filter

  • Working with various Tableau Filter options, understanding the Filter Dimensions and ways to make the Filter Global.
  • Taking the various data sources and implementing to blend the graphs, using Global Fliter for blending graphs.

Tableau LOD Expression

  • Tableau Level of Detail Expressions for combining aggregate and non- aggregate data, converting aggregate to non-aggregate datain Tableau 9.X

 Table Calculation

  • Understanding Tableau Table Calculation, familiarizing with Graph and View, learning about Contextfilter.

 Aggregating Data

  • Understanding the concept of aggregating datain Tableau, defining Table Calculation, working with Drop Lines, Mark Labels, FORMAT function, working with String, Date and Logical Function, data disaggregating, forecasting.

LOD Expression Function

  • Deploying the Exclude function in LOD

Tableau Story Telling

  • The art of telling stories with Tableau, the importance of story point and determining when to deploy Tableau Storytelling

Storytelling on Graph

  • Converting the data available on a Graph into a Visual Storytelling endeavour. Clustering and Advanced Bar charts in Tableau 10
  • You will learn to create clustering, understanding how it works for scatter plots,text tables and maps,creation of custom territories, mastering theart of advanced bar charts in Tableau 10.This video explains about clustering, creating custom territories and Advanced Bar charts in Tableau 10.

Multiple data source filters & advanced maps

  • Understanding the various Tableau 10 features like Highlighter, deploying multiple data sources for creation of filter and advanced mapping functionalities. Beautify by design in Tableau 10
  • Introduction to the various new features of Tableau 10, working with Device Designer, New Device Interface, Color palette and more.

Data breakthrough in Tableau 10

  • Understanding new data breakthrough in Tableau 10, new features of data sources, integrating multiple data sources for deriving insights.

Tableau Project

  • Project– Tableau Interactive Dashboard Data Set – Sales
  • Topics – This project is involved with working on a Tableau dashboard for sales data. You will gain in-depth experience in working with dashboard objects, learn about visualizing data, highlight action, and dashboard shortcuts. With a few clicks you will be able to combine multiple data sources, add filters and drill down specific information. You will be proficient in creating real time visualizations that are interactive within minutes.

Upon completion of this project you will understand how tocreate asingle point of access for all your sales data, ways of dissecting and analyzing sales from multiple angles, coming up with a sales strategy for improved business revenues.