The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to add analysis capabilities to Excel spreadsheets and to provide students with a foundation to learn about more advanced data analytics with Excel or Power BI.
This course is intended for anyone who wants to take the data analysis technologies in Excel beyond formulas and add more advanced capabilities such as dashboards, hierarchies, and relationships.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Create an Excel report
Create an Excel table
Create a pivot table and pivot chart
Create a dashboard and analyze data
Create an Excel data model and connect to external data
Before attending this course, students must have:
Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
Advanced working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets including formulas.
The supply of this course by DDLS is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.
Reporting in Excel
Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts
The Excel Data Model
Module 1: Reporting in Excel
This module explains how to create a report in Excel
Filtering and Formatting Data
Lab : Create an Excel report
Filtering Excel Data
Formatting Excel Data
Create excel Charts
Module 2: Excel Tables
This module explains how to create data tables in Excel
Excel Data Tables
Lab : Create an Excel Table
Create an Excel Table
Summarize Excel Data
Module 3: Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts
This module describes pivot tables and pivot charts and how to work with them.
Editing Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts
Lab : Importing Data from a CSV File
Creating a Pivot Table
Creating a Pivot Chart
Module 4: Dashboards
This module describes Excel dashboards, how to create them and the role in data analysis in Excel pivot tables.
Creating a Dashboard
Data Analysis in Excel Pivot Tables
Lab : Create a Dashboard
Arranging Tables and Charts
Module 5: Hierarchies
This module describes hierarchies and time data.
Lab : Creating Hierarchies
Create a Hierarchy
Configure Time data
Create an Animated Time Chart
Module 6: The Excel Data Model
This module explores the Excel data model and looks at ways of extending it.
Using an Excel Data Model
Lab : Explore an Excel Data Model
Add Multiple Tables
Add External Data
Our clients have included prestigious national organisations such as Oxford University Press, multi-national private corporations such as JP Morgan and HSBC, as well
as public sector institutions such as the Department of Defence and the Department of Health.