Join the library for a workshop in the data management software Tableau.
Workshop in Tableau
The workshop will go through data management and what to keep in mind when you are working with data and visual communication. We will go through the Tableau user interface and how to create graphs, storyboards and stories, before we work on example data sets or your own data if you prefer.
Targent audience: Students and staff at UiS Equipment: Your own laptop with Tableau installed and an active Tableau license Prior knowledge needed: None Participants: max 15 Registration: No registration required Language: English Where: The Data Lab, KE A-259
After the class you should know:
- What to focus on when you are processing data
- When and why you use visual communication
- How to manage large amounts of data with Tableau
- How to use most of Tableaus visualisation tools
- How to build a dashboard and a story
- How to export your visualisations
UiS does not provide Tableau, but students at UiS have access to a free license. Staff at UiS who are going to use Tableau for research or teaching also have access to a free license. Other people who want to use Tableau can download a 14-day trial
The class is in the Data Lab, KE A-259, in the library.
You can find more information about Tableau at our libguide page.