Exploring ​and ​Preparing ​your ​Data with BigQuery


In this course, we see what the common challenges faced by data analysts are and how to solve them with the big data tools on Google Cloud. You’ll pick up some SQL along the way and become very familiar with using BigQuery and Dataprep to analyze and transform your datasets.

This is the first course of the From Data to Insights with Google Cloud series. After completing this course, enroll in the Creating New BigQuery Datasets and Visualizing Insights course.

What you will learn

Welcome to From ​Data ​to ​Insights ​with ​Google ​Cloud: ​Exploring ​and ​Preparing ​your ​Data

Learn the courses, content, and technologies that are part of this data analyst course series.

Module 1: Introduction ​to ​Data ​on Google ​Cloud

Understand the core principles behind Google Cloud and how to leverage them for big data analysis

Module 2: ​Big ​Data ​Tools ​Overview

Learn what are the key big data tools on Google Cloud that you will use to analyze, prepare, and visualize data

Module 3: ​Exploring ​your ​Data ​with SQL

Learn how to query your data with the basics of SQL (Structured Query Language) and practice writing queries in BigQuery

What’s included