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Transform data into information that can drive actions. This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of data analysis, processing, visualization and storytelling.
Every day you are producing, consuming and manipulating lots of data. Have you ever wondered where it comes from, where it goes and how to make sense of it? Would you like to find out how to make data-informed decisions that create real impact? Or maybe you want to take a first step towards a career in data? If you’ve answered yes to any of the above, then you've come to the right place!
This course will introduce you to the fundamental skills of data literacy: data analysis, processing, visualization and storytelling. Multiple course activities will allow you to put yourself in the shoes of a Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Visualisation Specialist, Data Journalist and even a Data Governance Specialist!
Ready to explore the world of data? Then join me in the first chapter!
The course does not presume that you have any data skills, but you should have some basic computer skills.
Google Sheets (or Microsoft Excel)
Part 1 - Get Ready to Navigate the Data-Driven World
1. Get the Most Out of This Course
2. Discover How You Are Already Interacting With Data
3. Take Advantage of Being Data Literate
4. Explore the Concept of a Data Pipeline
5. Design Your Data Journey and Destination
Quiz : Get Ready to Navigate the Data-Driven World
Part 2 - Turn Data Into Information to Make It Useful
1. Find and Collect Data
2. Manipulate Data for Versatile Use
3. Analyze Data to Support Insight Gathering
Quiz : Turn Data Into Information to Make It Useful
Part 3 - Visualize Your Data
1. Create Appropriate Visualizations for Different Scenarios
2. Get Your Charts Right
Quiz : Visualize Your Data
Part 4 - Make Your Data Impactful
1. Prepare Your Data-driven Story
2. Share Your Story
3. Work With Data in the Real World
Quiz : Make Your Data Impactful
Founder of Think Create Learn (@tcreatelearn), helping young people and career changers build skills in data, AI, robotics, and programming.
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