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Module 3 Required Resources


Data Visualization: Exploring and Explaining with Data
Camm, J. D., Cochran, J. J., Fry, M. J., & Ohlmann, J. W. (2022). Data visualization: Exploring and explaining with data. Cengage.

  • Chapter 6. Exploring Data Visually present exploratory data analysis and identifying relationships between data.
  • Chapter 7. Explaining Visually to Influence with Data focuses on recognizing the audience needs, crafting the message, and delivering a data informed story.
  • Chapter 8. Data Dashboard presents the promising practices and design principles of effective data dashboards.

Your course textbook can be accessed via MindTap in Module 3.

Module 3 Additional Resources

The following resources provide practical steps and processes to operate Tableau. Reviewing the additional resources can help you deepen your understanding of the material, fill in knowledge gaps, and help you prepare for exams and assignments. The resources can also broaden your knowledge and provide alternative approaches to your learning.

Tableau Data Visualization
365 Data Science. (2018). Tableau data visualization: Create your first Tableau visualization! [Video] YouTube.

15 Diagrams that Make Graphic Design Much Easier
Creative Market. (2021). 15 diagrams that make graphic design much easier. Retrieved February 23, 2023, from

Free Training Videos
Tableau (n.d.). Free training videos - 2022.2. Retrieved January 29, 2023, from

Tableau: First Steps
Gardner, C. (2022). Tableau: First Steps. O’Reilly Media, Inc.

Import Excel File in Tableau
GeeksforGeeks. (2020, October 1). Import Excel File in Tableau. Retrieved October 1, 2022, from

Tableau Strategies
Jackson, A. & Stanke, L. (2021). Tableau Strategies. O’Reilly Media.

  • Note: Read Chapter 2

Visual Analytics with Tableau
Loth, A. (2019). Visual Analytics with Tableau. Wiley

  • Note Read Chapters 3-4

Infographic Design Guide
Pavlova, I. (2022, July 5). Infographic design guide: 10 must-follow steps. GraphicMama Blog. Retrieved February 22, 2023, from

Tableau in Two Minutes
Penguin Analytics. (2018). Tableau in Two Minutes - Tableau Basics for Beginners [Video] YouTube. Retrieved February 21, 2023, from

Save Workbooks to Tableau Public
Tableau. (n.d.). Save workbooks to Tableau Public. Tableau Desktop and Web Authoring Help. Retrieved February 21, 2023, from

Tour the Tableau Interface
Tableau. (n.d.). Tour the tableau interface. Retrieved February 21, 2023, from

Viz Gallery
Tableau. (n.d.). Viz gallery. Retrieved February 21, 2023, from

Welcome to Tableau Public
Tableau. (n.d.). Welcome to Tableau Public. Retrieved February 21, 2023, from