10994 MOD: Data Analysis Fundamentals using Excel

$795

What's included:

  • 90 Day Access
  • Available 24x7
  • HD Quality Streaming Videos
  • On-Demand Labs Hands-On Labs
  • Knowledge Checks

Plus:

  • Official Microsoft Courseware

About this On-Demand Course
This Microsoft On-Demand Course is an integrated on-line training experience that includes video, labs, exercises, text and knowledge checks. Students experience all of this through an on-demand course player.

What's included?

  • Access to the official Microsoft Video On-Demand Course for 90 days from the point of first access, allowing you to start and stop when you need to.
  • Lab access for 90 days from start of access.
  • Digital edition of the Microsoft Official Curriculum (dMOC) manual for reference throughout your course. All dMOC come with fresh editions so your courseware will always be up to date.
  • The content is based on the same official courseware we use in our instructor-led training, and videos feature engaging experts hand-selected by Microsoft. Unlike other on-demand offerings that offer simulated labs, MOC On-Demand gives you a live, real-time environment for hands-on training.

Plus:

  • Digital edition of the Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) manual throughout your course. All MOC come with fresh editions so your courseware will always be up to date.

10994 MOD: Data Analysis Fundamentals using Excel

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to add analysis capabilities to Excel spreadsheets and to provide students with a foundation to learn about more advanced data analytics with Excel or Power BI.

Audience:

This course is intended for anyone who wants to take the data analysis technologies in Excel beyond formulas and add more advanced capabilities such as dashboards, hierarchies, and relationships.

 Prerequisites:

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Advanced working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets including formulas.

What You Will Learn:

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Create an Excel report
  • Create an Excel table
  • Create a pivot table and pivot chart
  • Create a dashboard and analyze data
  • Create Hierarchies
  • Create an Excel data model and connect to external data

Course Outline:

Module 1: Reporting in Excel

This module explains how to create a report in Excel

Lessons

  • Filtering and Formatting Data
  • Charts

Lab : Create an Excel report

  • Filtering Excel Data
  • Formatting Excel Data
  • Create excel Charts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Filter and format data.
  • Create charts.

Module 2: Excel Tables

This module explains how to create data tables in Excel

Lessons

  • Excel Data Tables
  • Summarizing Data

Lab : Create an Excel Table

  • Create an Excel Table
  • Summarize Excel Data

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain what Excel Data tables are.
  • Sort, filter, and validate data.
  • Summarize data.
  • Format summarized data.

Module 3: Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts

This module describes pivot tables and pivot charts and how to work with them.

Lessons

  • Pivot Tables
  • Pivot Charts
  • Editing Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts

Lab : Importing Data from a CSV File

  • Creating a Pivot Table
  • Creating a Pivot Chart
  • Editing Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe pivot tables and how to create them.
  • Describe the various elements of a pivot chart.
  • Edit pivot tables and pivot charts.

Module 4: Dashboards

This module describes Excel dashboards, how to create them and the role in data analysis in Excel pivot tables.

Lessons

  • Creating a Dashboard
  • Data Analysis in Excel Pivot Tables

Lab : Create a Dashboard

  • Arranging Tables and Charts
  • Slicing Data
  • Data Analysis

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe a dashboard.
  • Filter data using a slicer.
  • Add calculated columns to a dashboard.
  • Find anomalies.

Module 5: Hierarchies

This module describes hierarchies and time data.

Lessons

  • Hierarchies
  • Time Data

Lab : Creating Hierarchies

  • Create a Hierarchy
  • Configure Time data
  • Create an Animated Time Chart

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe hierarchies.
  • Create levels within a hierarchy.
  • Explain why time data is different and how to work with it.

Module 6: The Excel Data Model

This module explores the Excel data model and looks at ways of extending it.

Lessons

  • Using an Excel Data Model
  • External Data

Lab : Explore an Excel Data Model

  • Add Multiple Tables
  • Create Relationships
  • Add External Data

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain an Excel Data Model and how to use it.
  • Import External Data and use it.
  • Link out to external data.