Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI

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This course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Big Data, and the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science.

Power BI is quickly gaining popularity among professionals in data science as a cloud-based service that helps them easily visualize and share insights from their organizations’ data.

In this data science course, you will learn from the Power BI product team at Microsoft with a series of short, lecture-based videos, complete with demos, quizzes, and hands-on labs. You’ll walk through Power BI, end to end, starting from how to connect to and import your data, author reports using Power BI Desktop, and publish those reports to the Power BI service. Plus, learn to create dashboards and share with business users—on the web and on mobile devices.

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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 9 months ago
The course on data analysis and visualisation using Power BI was really helpful for me to build the knowledge about the tool. I love the labs and the quizzes which tests your knowledge and understanding regarding specific topics. I would love to have more exercises or labs and that is my only concern. I being a non-IT person learnt a lot regarding this tool. Big thumbs up!
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2 years, 9 months ago
Great Opportunity to learn the course even for beginners. It helped me to pickup BI tool very fast.Recommended for others who are interested in learning the course
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2 years, 9 months ago
Great class. I really like the way the course is structured. I also felt the quizzes and Lab helped a lot in connecting the dots. The instructors did a great job in teaching the class. I am looking forward to using Power BI and I will keep an eye out on new additions.
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10/10 stars
2 years, 10 months ago
This was a great course for me, I found it to be very informative and easy to follow. Each instructor was effective. My role is moving toward a heavy dose of SQL and Power BI so this really laid a great foundation regarding capabilities of Power BI. I imagine I will revisit the material frequently in the coming months.
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 10 months ago
Great Course, I enjoyed it very much, learned lots of great new skills to apply when analyzing Data. I will be using this content very often to brush up my Data Analysis skills
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8/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 10 months ago
Totally I Satisfied with the course. But it needs update regularly! Some content is not match with the current version of Power BI. However, Thanks for your course and brilliant power bi!
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 10 months ago
Everything was very clear and well presented! I especially appreciated the Desktop Visualisation, Organisation Packs & Direct Connectivity segments of this course. I'm looking forward to showing off my newly acquired skills! Thank you very much!
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 10 months ago
Covered a lot of ground concisely and clearly. Good to have some labs to play with, and quizzes to test understanding. Great introduction to the system.
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 11 months ago
Content was good but out of date. For example in Section 8 the tool used for custom visual is not available through the service site. Instructors need to be more organized. Multiple times a concept was shown before being explained which led to some confusion.
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6/10 starsCompleted
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2 years, 11 months ago
An hour to two daily for a week gave me a complete overview with even detailed knowledge on visualization in Power BI. Even applied the Power BI for an important requirement in office & all applauds for the Power BI tool. Would recommend every beginner to go through it.
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10/10 starsCompleted
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2 years, 11 months ago
Very Good Course . Nice flow. Would have concentrated more on .pbiviz labs . And instructor talking on the video may be a little slow would be nice. Good hands on labs too. Like to push my limits solving tough labs
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9/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 11 months ago
This course gave me a very good overview, what is possible with PowerBI. The videos where most of the time clear to understand and the labs where okay. Just the DEVELOPER API section puzzled me a lot, since I am no programmer. But fortunately the LAB did not want me to code. Would recommend this course for all thinking about using PowerBI for visualizing BusinessData
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 11 months ago
Everything was fine. I also took some other Courses on Edx in the past but this Course was really good prepared. I personally liked the labs most because here I can test myself and learn very well. Congrats to the instructors. It's not easy to pick out relevant Topics out of the Content and Show those without confusing newbies. Thanks for offering such a Course:) Well done:) Regards Franz
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
I really enjoyed this course and it was well paced although Modules 2 and 3 could have been extended and Module 8 not really relevant for beginners like me. I liked that there were many short videos (2-5min) rather than fewer longer videos. This made it much easier to go back over the material. l really appreciated that the videos could all be downloaded so I could watch them on the train to work. the quizzes and Labs were good although a coupe of question were a little confusing but that was probably me rushing rather than reading them closely. Will was relaxed and a natural presenter in front of the camera which was great as he did 90% of the presenting. The girls could do with some more experience. I hope that come up with an intermediate Power BI course.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
Very good course I've the opportunity to explore the concepts and practice them, it needs an update some of the features had changed and the screens are not the same as they showed in the course. Thanks. I hope my certificate can be delivered even if the deadline for the course it's about to meet and the verification process is not as fast as I tought.
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
This course is very usefull and helpfull if you decide to start with this new tecnology. There are good instructor, and their english is very understandable
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
The course was complete and showed all the capabilities of Power BI. It is showed step by step and really easy to follow. However, I missed more deep labs to ensure the learning of the course content.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
Great course content, superb exposure. However i was unable to do some of the lab that require login into power BI service because I do not have an account presently notwithstanding I learnt a WHOLE LOT.
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8/10 starsCompleted
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3 years ago
What a great way to learn. I did not get time to do the lab work however I think this is an excellent way to embed knowledge. I did actually apply some of my learning to Power BI reports that I was doing in parallel so definitely learnt a lot.
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years ago
The content was very helpful in providing me a better understanding of how to use the Power BI system. The course was well laid out and the labs provided fairly easy instructions to follow. Only knock on the course is that a few labs were out of date due to (I am assuming) Power BI updates since the course was updated. I was able to use the Power BI community to find resolutions to the issues though
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 1 month ago
It was a good learning experience. Learned a lot of things which i can implement in my work.Been a fresher, it was very helpful to learn this course very easily
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 1 month ago
This is my first MOOC ever and honestly I found this experience very enriching ! I was interested in Business Intelligence and I am very happy that Microsoft offered such an amazing opportunity ! Also, the course was not boring (short videos) and a lot of exercices. Only small drawback, some of the last modules (developers stuff) are a bit tough for beginners...
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 1 month ago
A good and well structured course. The labs could be more challenging and it would be nice to learn more DAX expressions and how to structure your data so that one could use Power BI to its full capacity, but it is an online course and naturally it has its restrictions. Nevertheless, I do feel ready for real life projects.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 1 month ago
I have had less exposure to data visualization than I would have liked, so deciding to take this course to obtain an overview is probably one of the best decisions I made. I wasn't too focused on powerBI per se, but more interested in what such tools could do. This course is rich in content and well-structured, and I highly recommend it to everyone.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
Wow, just an amazing course. I picked up easily because I already work with Excel & Tableau. But after taking this course, all of my questions/frustrations with Power BI were answered and solved. Highly recommend it.
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
Excellent course and instructors, covered everything that i need for the Power Bi Excellent course and instructors, covered everything that i need for the Power Bi
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10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
Extremely informative course, Clearly and expertly presented. I am a beginner with Power BI and I believe this has given me a fantastic starting point to explore the myriad possibilities of utilising this fantastic tool. Many thanks
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8/10 starsCompleted
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3 years, 2 months ago
I just completed the course. It was a good learning experience. The material needs to be updated and reviewed periodically by Microsoft to keep up with the market. Also, the content specific errors needs to be fixed as soon as it gets reported. E.g. I downloaded Power BI Pro as recommended in one of the labs still it didn't work which was very frustrating. I hope they revise so that I can revisit again. Overall, excellent course.
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3 years, 2 months ago
This course helped me to go through the Power BI with comfort, it shows me the keys which I need to move on with Business Intelligence. I like to have more courses for Power BI. Thanks Microsoft, I will continue with community and support from Power BI site to learn more about the subject.
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8/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 3 months ago
Given that I am taking this course for work, I did it on my work computer. This was fine, other than when it asked me to download things like the Access tool. I (like most people) don't have admin privileges on my work laptop, so I was unable to download some pieces .exe elements without contacting my IT personnel, which slowed me down a bit. Other than the course was very helpful (though I didn't necessarily need the developer module).
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