Introduction to PowerBI

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn how to extract, transform and use the query editor

Learn how to model data and manage relationships

Learn how you can leverage Power BI to easily build reports and dashboards with interactive visualizations.

ClockApproximately 2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Welcome to this guided project on Introduction to Power BI! I'm excited to have you in the class and look forward to helping you learn more about Power BI. To begin, I recommend taking a few minutes to explore the course site. This course should take about 2 hours to complete. By the time you finish this course, you will learn how will learn how to extract, transform and use the query editor, model data and manage relationships and leverage Power BI to easily build reports and dashboards with interactive visualizations. Good luck as you get started. I look forward to seeing you in class! Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Business IntelligenceData AnalysisBusiness AnalysisBusiness Presentations

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Intro to PowerBI Desktop

  2. Connecting and Transforming Data

  3. The Power Query Editor

  4. Merging and Appending Queries

  5. Pivoting and Unpivoting Data

  6. Extracting, Splitting and Conditonal Column

  7. What is Data Model?

  8. Intro to Data Anaysis eXpressions (DAX)

  9. Creating Visuals in PowerBI

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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