DAP 301A – Power BI Part 1

Applied Bachelor’s Degree in Software Development

Course ID

DAP 301A

Course Credits


About DAP 301A – Power BI Part 1

This course represents the 1st half in a two-part class for the introduction to Microsoft’s Power BI data analytics tool. This course will prepare the learner for the DA-100: Analyzing Data with Microsoft Power BI, focusing on using Microsoft Power BI for data analysis. In this course, learners will collect data from different sources, extract, transform, and load (ETL) data, learn about data models, create dashboards and reports inside of Microsoft Power BI.

Topics Covered In Course

DAP 301A Topics

  • Get data from different data sources
  • Profile the data
  • Clean, transform, and load the data
  • Design a data model
  • Develop a data model
  • Create measures by using DAX
  • Optimize model performance
  • Create reports
  • Create dashboards
  • Enrich reports for usability
  • Enhance reports to expose insights
  • Perform advanced analysis
  • Manage datasets
  • Create and manage workspaces 


Students must have experience using a keyboard and mouse in a GUI-based OS such as Microsoft Windows or Macintosh and understand how to download and install programs found on the Internet. 

Meet The Faculty

Our expert, certified faculty members come with years of industry experience and are passionate about helping students build and advance their tech careers.

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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