Students Staff

Learning activity

TitleTableau (introductory training)
CategoryProfessional development
OverviewThis introductory session is intended for academic and professional services staff wishing to use the Tableau dashboards that have been developed to support strategic planning activity within the University. The session will include a structured overview of Tableau and the dashboards currently available, and includes free time to go through any questions. This session does not cover self-service access or how to create or publish your own dashboards. Attendees should already have received access to the Essex Tableau dashboards To request access please contact
Learning outcomes
  • General interactive features, e.g. filtering, drilling, selecting
  • Further guidance and support
  • An overview of the dashboards currently available
  • An introduction to Tableau, the underlying data (and data protection issues)
  • Guidance in using and interpreting the dashboards
  • How to navigate the Tableau web portal (and access the dashboards)
Book Event 1
PresenterRachel Watson
CampusColchester Campus
Date and time10:00 to 11:15 Thursday 11 July 2024
Available places85
Book Event 2
PresenterRachel Watson
CampusColchester Campus
Date and time14:00 to 15:15 Tuesday 8 October 2024
Available places99
Booking instructions
University of Essex employeeUse the link provided above to book your place via HR Organiser.
Partner institutionPlease discuss with your point of contact at your Partner Institution in the first instance.
Student Union contractors; PhD studentsPlease contact the Organisational Development team.