This class covers data visualization concepts and shares tools that are effective in making data understood at a glance. Students will increase their knowledge on data visualization concepts and utilize a variety of data visualization applications. Time is built in for the class for students to practice utilizing a data visualization tool and share their creation with their class peers.
The class is designed to increase participant’s knowledge of concepts of using visual representations of data, increase in knowledge of a variety of effective data visualization tools, and increase in knowledge of a student selected data visualization tool/application.
Participants will be able to:
Increase their knowledge of using visual representations of data and various data visualization tools.
Design a data visualization with a data set on a selected tool.
Discuss peer submitted data visualizations to enhance understanding of the data presented.
Participants need only to have access to a computer with Internet capability.
If offered on-site, facility must be in a computer lab with internet connectivity and a computer connected to a projector.
MLA CE Credits: 4 in-person/5 online