4IR: Creating Business Success through Data Storytelling

Jun. 21, 2022


*Please note that PowerBi is only supported for Windows

Course Objectives

  • Use Power BI Desktop to connect to various data sources, shape data and use that model to create reports
  • Connect to, import and transform data from a variety of sources
  • Define business rules and KPIs
  • Explore your data with powerful visualisation tools
  • Build stunning reports
  • Share your dashboards with your team and/or the world

Course Structure

  • Introduction to BI Solutions
    • Introduction to business intelligence
    • Introduction to data analysis
    • Introduction to data visualisation
    • Overview of self-service BI
    • Considerations of self-service BI
    • Microsoft tools for self-service BI
  • Introduction to Power BI
    • Power BI
    • The Power BI service
  • Power BI Data
    • Using Excel as a Power BI data source
    • Using databases as a Power BI data source
    • The Power BI service
  • Shaping and Combining Data
    • Power BI desktop queries
    • Shaping data
    • Combining data
  • Modelling Data
    • Relationships
    • DAX queries
    • Calculations and measures
  • Interactive Data Visualisations
    • Creating Power BI reports


  • Certificate of Completion by Kaplan (will be received within 1-2 working weeks upon course completion)
  • 5 Kaplan Employability Statement (KES) points (only for eligible students)
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