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Data Visualization Training

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 34
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Data Visualization? - Definition & Examples

  • Data Visualization Training Practice Test

Course Summary

Use this course to become acquainted with the major aspects of data visualization . All of our lessons have been designed by experts who can help you bolster your job skills and extend your knowledge about the principles, purposes, and techniques used for data visualization so you can apply them to your professional or academic life.
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4 chapters in Data Visualization Training

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Lesson 1 - What is Data Visualization? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Data Visualization: Techniques & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Types of Data Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Importance of Data Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Information Design? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Data Visualization in Information Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Edward Tufte: Data Visualization & Information Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238055].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238055].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Trends in Data Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Choosing Fonts for Data Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238061].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238061].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Data Visualization: Choosing Colors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238063].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238063].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Color Blind Friendly Color Palettes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Edward Tufte: 6 Principles of Graphical Integrity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Data Density? - Definition & Small Multiples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238069].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238069].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Data Visualization: Tools & Software Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - What is D3.js? - Visualizations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Data Visualization: Ideas & Tips
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Lesson 1 - Data Visualization in Excel Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Constrained Graphs: Layout & Coloring Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Data Visualization with JavaScript & HTML Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Data Visualization Types: Charts & Graphs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Force Directed Graphs in D3.js Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Force Directed Graphs: Layout & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Real Time Data Visualization: Examples & Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Interactive Data Visualization for the Web Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Interactive Data Visualization: Tools & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Multidimensional Data Visualization: Methods & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Multidimensional Data Visualization Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Geographic Data Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Data Mining Visualization Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Big Data Visualization Tools & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219209].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219209].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Data Visualization vs. Infographics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Data Visualization vs. Dashboards Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Data Visualization vs. Data Analytics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Data Visualization vs. Business Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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