Microsoft Power BI Syllabus - Register Now 
Start your learning journey with this sequenced collection of courses, and understand the extensive and powerful capabilities of Microsoft Power BI.
Microsoft Power BI is visualization tool for Biological and Healthcare Data.

Getting started

  • Get started with Power BI 

Getting data

  • Overview of Power BI Desktop
  • Getting started with Power BI Desktop
  • Connect to data sources in Power BI Desktop
  • Clean and transform your data with the Query Editor
  • More advanced data sources and transformation
  • Cleaning irregularly formatted data


  • Introduction to modeling your data
  • How to manage your data relationships
  • Create calculated columns
  • Optimizing data models
  • Create calculated measures
  • Create calculated tables
  • Explore your time-based data


  • Introduction to visuals in Power BI
  • Create and customize simple visualizations
  • Combination charts
  • Slicers
  • Map visualizations
  • Matrixes and tables
  • Scatter charts
  • Waterfall and funnel charts
  • Gauges and single-number cards
  • Modify colors in charts and visuals
  • Shapes, text boxes, and images
  • Page layout and formatting
  • Group interactions among visualizations
  • Duplicate a report page
  • Show categories with no data
  • Summarization and category options
  • Z-order
  • Visual hierarchies and drill-down
  • R integration in Power BI Desktop

Exploring data

  • Introduction to the Power BI service
  • Quick insights in Power BI
  • Create and configure a dashboard
  • Ask questions of your data with natural language
  • Create custom Q&A suggestions
  • Share dashboards with your organization
  • Display visuals and tiles full-screen
  • Edit tile details and add widgets
  • Get more space on your dashboard
  • Install and configure a personal gateway

Power BI and Excel

  • Introduction to using Excel data in Power BI
  • Upload Excel data to Power BI
  • Import Power View and Power Pivot to Power BI
  • Connect OneDrive for Business to Power BI
  • Excel in Power BI - summary

Publishing and sharing

  • Introduction to content packs, security, and groups
  • Publish Power BI Desktop reports
  • Print and export dashboards and reports
  • Manually republish and refresh your data
  • Introducing Power BI Mobile
  • Create groups in Power BI
  • Build content packs
  • Use content packs
  • Update content packs
  • Integrate OneDrive for Business with Power BI
  • Publish to web
  • Completion of Power BI Guided Learning

Introduction to DAX

  • DAX calculation types
  • DAX functions
  • Using variables in DAX expressions
  • Table relationships and DAX
  • DAX tables and filtering

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