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Data Visualization: How to Convey your Data

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Introduction to Data Visualization
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Course Introduction
Overview
DifficultyBeginner
Duration32m
Students65
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Description

This course explores how to interpret your data allowing you to effectively decide which chart type you should use to visualize and convey your data analytics. Using the correct visualization techniques allows you to gain the most from your data. In this course, we will look at the importance of data visualization, and then move onto the relationships, comparisons, distribution, and composition of data.

If you have any feedback relating to this course, feel free to get in touch with us at support@cloudacademy.com.

Learning Objectives

  • Get an overview of what data visualization is and why it's important
  • Learn how to visualize relationships within data
  • Learn about comparisons, distribution, and composition of data

Intended Audience

This course has been designed for those who work with big data or data analytics who need to interpret data results in an effective way.

Prerequisites

As a prerequisite to this course, you should have a very basic understanding of the terminology used in relation to tables and graphs

Transcript

Hello and welcome to this course and within it I will cover how to interpret your data allowing you to effectively decide which chart type you should use to visualize and convey your data analytic. Using the correct visualization techniques allows you to gain the most from your data.  

My name is Stuart Scott, and I am the AWS content and security lead here at Cloud Academy. Feel free to connect with me to ask any questions using the details shown on the screen, alternatively you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy by sending an e-mail to support@cloudacademy.com where one of our Cloud experts will reply to your question.

This course has been designed for those who work with big data or data analytics who need to interpret data results in an effective way. Users of Amazon Quicksight and those studying for the AWS Data Analytics - Specialty certification would also find the course of benefit.

The objective of this course is to provide you with an understanding of different chart types and when and why they should be used to represent different data results.

Feedback on our courses here at Cloud Academy is valuable to both us as trainers and any students looking to take the same course in the future. If you have any feedback, positive or negative, it would be greatly appreciated if you could contact support@cloudacademy.com.

Lectures

The Importance of Data Visualization - Visualizing Data Relationships - Visualizing Data Comparisons - Visualizing Data Distribution - Visualizing Data Composition - Course Summary

About the Author
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Stuart has been working within the IT industry for two decades covering a huge range of topic areas and technologies, from data center and network infrastructure design, to cloud architecture and implementation.

To date, Stuart has created 90+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 100,000 students, mostly within the AWS category and with a heavy focus on security and compliance.

Stuart is a member of the AWS Community Builders Program for his contributions towards AWS.

He is AWS certified and accredited in addition to being a published author covering topics across the AWS landscape.

In January 2016 Stuart was awarded ‘Expert of the Year Award 2015’ from Experts Exchange for his knowledge share within cloud services to the community.

Stuart enjoys writing about cloud technologies and you will find many of his articles within our blog pages.