Information Visualization & Communication Course
In this comprehensive and hands-on course on data visualization and communication, learners will master the art of transforming complex data into clear, compelling visual representations. Through a blend of theoretical concepts and practical exercises, learners will gain knowledge on the principles of effective data visualization, explore various visualization techniques and tools, and gain proficiency in selecting the right visualizations to convey their message. Additionally, students will delve into the psychology of visual perception and learn how to create impactful visual narratives that resonate with diverse audiences. By the end of the course, learners will possess the skills and confidence to create visually stunning and informative data visualizations, enabling them to effectively communicate insights and drive informed decision-making in any field or industry.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Information Visualization & Communication Course Overview
Explain the importance of data visualization for professionals working with data.
Describe the process of designing and implementing interactive visualizations for data discovery, analysis, and presentation.
Utilize case studies and workplace resources to demonstrate effective data visualization and communication.
Assess the strengths and weaknesses of different visual encoding methods and their impact on human perception.
Design a comprehensive data visualization project that integrates various skills and techniques learned in the course.
Reflect on the learning experience and identify areas for improvement in future data visualization projects.
Information Visualization & Communication Course Skills
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When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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Information Visualization & Communication Course Testimonials
My weekly reflective journal is my Nexford highlight. Thanks to faculty support, I continually apply principles to my enterprise – and I've been able to scale beyond considerable measure.