This workshop will cover how to use the Power BI tool to gain some basic insights into our data and create visualizations that convey those insights. Topics covered will include:
Estimated workshop length: 2 hours
In preparation for this workshop, you will need to install Power BI Desktop on your computer. Keep in mind that Power BI Desktop is not Mac compatible so if you want to participate in this workshop you will need to use a windows computer or set up a windows environment on your Mac computer.
If you do not already have the program you can get it by following these steps (keep in mind that you may need to contact your institution for permission to install programs):
Task Set #1
URL for first dataset:
Task Set #2
URL for second dataset:
Task Set #3
Task Set #4
If you want to delve deeper into what Power BI is capable of, I recommend checking out the official Power BI learning paths.
This workshop is brought to you by the Brock University Digital Scholarship Lab. For a listing of our upcoming workshops go to Experience BU if you are a Brock affiliate or Eventbrite page for external attendees.