Introduction to foundations in data modeling

Business User
Business Analyst
Microsoft Power Platform
Power BI

This module introduces data modeling concepts and the recommended best practices for creating a data model. You will learn about data model relationships, table types, measures, and calculated columns.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Learn about the role and benefits of a data model in the Microsoft Modern Analytics ecosystem.
  • Learn how Power Query feeds a data model.
  • Discover the four foundational data modeling concepts.


Microsoft Excel