Data Visualization in Excel by Using ExTool

Data Visualization in Excel by Using ExTool


  • Students will need the Excel software and will also need to download the ExTool Add-on Application from the ParaTool website. It would be helpful to know the basic Excel functions, but not necessary.


This course will teach students how to master their Excel skills by learning both basic and extended data visualization and business intelligence related functions using the ExTool Application. In the first section of the course, students will learn how to create the following data visualizations: 3D Surface Plot, Force Arrow Chart, Plot Pins on a Google Map, Plot Data on a Google Map, and Biomedical Batch Analysis Chart, Loss Analysis Chart, Scatter Plot, Multiple Stock Analysis Chart, Risk Analysis Map. The second section of the course will demonstrate the following functions: Air Quality Heat Map, Candlestick Chart, Stacked Area Line Chart, Colored China Air Quality Chart, Multiple Funnel Chart, Basic Radar Chart, Bar Negative Chart, Sized Pie Chart, Migration Map, Sankey Diagram, Stepped Waterfall Chart, and Funnel Align Chart. Through the mastery of these functions, users will be able to transform their data into beautiful, animated graphics that are easy to work with and understand.

Who this course is for:

  • Students that use Excel in their daily work or education should take this course, no matter his or her proficiency.