Essential Design Principles for Tableau

Provided by: Coursera

In this course, you will analyze and apply essential design principles to your Tableau visualizations. This course assumes you understand the tools within Tableau and have some knowledge of the fundamental concepts of data visualization.

Course Objectives:

  • To Examine and improve an ineffective visualization, To Examine and improve an ineffective visualization , To Apply visualization best practices, To Create and design visualizations that work best for the target audience

Recommended Background

  • Recommended fo individuals interested in learning Tableau & also for employees who create data visualizations, presentations

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Technology


University of California, Davis

Employee Type

New Applicants, Change Leaders, Operations Team

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

13 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification