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What you will learn

  • How to create advanced data items (like calculated items and aggregated measures) in SAS Visual Analytics.

  • How to create advanced static and interactive filters and advanced ranks in SAS Visual Analytics.

  • How to create and apply parameters to make reports more dynamic in SAS Visual Analytics.

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Course 5 of 5 in the
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 8 hours to complete
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course


Week 1

17 minutes to complete

Course Overview

17 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 2 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 readings
Learner Prerequisites5m
Course Environment: Advanced (Review)5m
4 hours to complete

Creating Advanced Data Items

4 hours to complete
24 videos (Total 45 min), 3 readings, 15 quizzes
24 videos
Business Scenario30s
Types of Calculated Items29s
Graphs: Vector Plot55s
Demo: Creating a Numeric Calculated Item4m
Practice Scenario20s
Graphs: Butterfly Chart50s
Business Scenario23s
Graphs: Needle Plot49s
Demo: Creating a Character Calculated Item3m
Practice Scenario1m
Graphs: Dot Plot1m
Business Scenario19s
Calculated Items Versus Aggregated Measures2m
Demo: Creating an Aggregated Measure3m
Practice Scenario20s
Business Scenario46s
Periodic Operators3m
Demo: Creating a Periodic Aggregated Measure7m
Practice Scenario40s
Business Scenario37s
Aggregated Measures: Suppress Operator1m
Demo: Creating an Advanced Aggregated Measure4m
Practice Scenario1m
3 readings
Types of Calculated Items10m
Periodic Operators10m
Best Practices for Using Suppressed Data10m
10 practice exercises
Question 2.012m
Practice: Creating a Numeric Calculated Item20m
Question 2.022m
Question 2.032m
Practice: Creating a Character Calculated Item20m
Practice: Creating an Aggregated Measure20m
Activity 2.0410m
Practice: Creating a Periodic Aggregated Measure20m
Practice: Creating an Advanced Aggregated Measure20m
Creating Advanced Data Items Review30m

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Creating Advanced Filters

2 hours to complete
18 videos (Total 24 min)
18 videos
Business Scenario24s
Filtering Data2m
Demo: Applying an Advanced Filter3m
Practice Scenario27s
Business Scenario35s
Demo: Applying an Advanced Rank4m
Business Scenario23s
Interactively Filtering Data1m
Automatic Actions: Linked Selection41s
Demo: Applying Automatic Actions: Linked Selection1m
Practice Scenario20s
Automatic Actions: One-Way Filters55s
Automatic Actions: Two-Way Filters46s
Business Scenario31s
Demo: Using a Parameter in an External Link2m
Practice Scenario25s
Mapping Data Sources1m
6 practice exercises
Question 3.012m
Practice: Creating a Post-Aggregate Filter20m
Question 3.022m
Practice: Applying Automatic Actions: One-Way Filters20m
Practice: Applying Filters between Two Different Data Sources20m
Creating Advanced Filters Review30m
2 hours to complete

Using Parameters to Create Advanced Reports

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 25 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
10 videos
Business Scenario22s
Steps for Using Parameters2m
Demo: Using a Numeric Parameter in a Rank4m
Business Scenario1m
Demo: Using a Character Parameter in a Calculation5m
Practice Scenario1m
Business Scenario41s
Demo: Using a Date Parameter in an Advanced Filter6m
Practice Scenario44s
1 reading
Control Objects and Parameter Types10m
4 practice exercises
Practice: Using a Parameter in an Advanced Rank20m
Question 4.012m
Practice: Using a Parameter in a Calculated Item20m
Using Parameters to Create Advanced Reports Review30m



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About the SAS Visual Business Analytics Professional Certificate

Using SAS Visual Analytics, you will learn to access and manipulate data, analyze data with a variety of interactive reports and graphics, and design and share dashboards to visualize your data. SAS Visual Analytics is a useful skill in a variety of careers, including business analyst, researcher, statistician, or data scientist....
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