Analysing and Visualizing Data with Power BI

Course objective

Build your understanding of how to use Power BI to preform data analysis and create data visualisations. Power BI is a cloud-based business analytics service that helps create live operational dashboards accessible across a range of devices. In this data science course, you will learn how to use Power BI to connect and import data across multiple data sources, author and publish reports, enhance the data model, explore data, create stunning visualisations, upload reports, create dashboards, share with co-workers, and much more. Microsoft's Power BI product team will facilitate your learning through a series of short, lecture-based videos, complete with demos, quizzes, and hands-on labs.

What you will learn

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Connect, import, shape, and transform data for business intelligence (BI)
  • Visualise data, author reports, and schedule automated refresh of your reports
  • Create and share dashboards based on reports in Power BI desktop and Excel
  • Use natural language queries
  • Create real-time dashboards


  • Experience in working with data from Excel, databases, or text files

What is included

  • Videos and reading resources
  • A total of 31 questions
  • Final exam with 20 questions
  • Hands-On Labs
  • Certification

Course Outline

  1. Power BI desktop data transformations
  2. Design a data model in Power BI
  3. Introduction to creating measures using DAX in Power BI
  4. Working with Excel
  5. Work with Power BI visuals
  6. Create a data-driven story with Power BI reports
  7. Power BI service
  8. Mobile app