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You Ask, I Answer: Data Visualization Courses? – Christopher S. Penn [Video]

You Ask, I Answer: Data Visualization Courses?

Dasha asks, “I want to take some classes on analytics and visualization skills – what would you recommend?”

I’d start by learning the principles of data visualization first. Edward Tufte’s book, The Visualization of Quantitative Information, is the classic textbook to start with. Then look at Data Studio’s introductory course, followed by Microsoft’s free EdX course, followed by IBM’s Statistics 101 course.

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IBM course:

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