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Data Visualisation


3 months
43 USD/module
43 USD/module
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From individual elements through to selecting the right metrics to display, you’ll discover the principles behind impactful data visualisation design.This theory-led section of the Data Visualisation ExpertTrack at FutureLearn will take you through key concepts in data visualisation before moving on to practical work and exercises.

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After you’ve explored core data principles, you’ll move onto the practicalities of turning data analytics into usable dashboards that will revolutionise how your business builds and reviews strategies.

You’ll use market-leading software, Tableau, to make your data more accessible and effective as a decision-making tool.

Once you have grasped the key elements of dashboards and how to evaluate them for accessibility, you’ll learn useful strategies for deploying dashboards across your organisation.

Key skills you will learn during the  Data Visualisation ExpertTrack at FutureLearn

  • Data visualisation
  • Communicating data
  • Dashboard design
  • Descriptive statistics
  • Data analytics
  • Data analysis
  • Communication
  • Presentation skills
  • Forecasting and modelling
  • Statistics
  • Tableau

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Data Visualisation: Core Elements and Theories
  • Data Visualisation: Communicate Key Metrics Throughout Your Business
  • Data Visualisation: Prediction and Ethics in Data Analytics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This ExpertTrack will develop your skills in visualising data to tell meaningful stories to drive business success across all sectors.
  • No prior experience is required to join this ExpertTrack. Some experience working with data, statistics, and using spreadsheets would be beneficial but is not required.
  • During the ExpertTrack we’ll be using Tableau Public and Excel. If you don’t have Excel, you might find this online version useful.
  • We recommend you use a computer to access the courses in this ExpertTrack.

Tuition Fee

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    43 USD/module
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    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.

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Price range in different currencies: £36 / $39 / €36


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