Module 1 – Introduction to Power BI
The aim of this module is to give an overview of Power BI concepts, tools and Self-Service Business Intelligence.
- Introduction to Self-Service Business Intelligence
- What is Power BI Desktop?
- What is Power BI Cloud Service?
Module 2 – Introduction to Power BI Desktop
The aim of this module is to introduce you to the stand-alone tool Power BI Desktop, that comes as freeware independent of e.g. Office.
- Introducing Power BI Desktop
- The different parts of Power BI Desktop
Module 3 – Creating a Datamodel
You will learn how to create a Data model with relations, hierarchies and finetuning.
- Introduction to Data models
- Finetuning the Data model
Module 4 – DAX
The module will introduce you to the expression language DAX. You’ll learn how to create different calculations inside the data model. Calculations based on time periods are presented separately.
- Calculated columns
- Time Intelligence
Module 5 – The ETL proces
In this module the ETL tool Power Query is presented. You will learn to transform data from your data sources before loading them to the Data model. Making the data model perform better and creating a more intuitive model for the end user.
- The Power Query editor
- Transforming data
Module 6 – Reporting
This module will introduce you to different aspects of the reporting tool, so you can create informative reports using different visuals such as charts, maps and slicers. Also, a lot of interactive opportunities are presented.
- Charts, maps and slicers
- Interactive tools
Module 7 – The Power BI cloud service
The aim of the module is to learn how the cloud service powerbi.com is structured, how you can share your reports- and dashboards and different technical aspects.
- Publishing to powerbi.com
- Report options
- Sharing dashboards and reports
- Automatically refresh
- Record level security