Art + Science of Data Visualization

Essentials of presenting data with charts and tables
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  • Lectures 8
  • Length 31 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

Art + Science of Data Visualization covers a step by step scientific approach to create visuals from data, which are accurate, easy to understand and remember. 

Who should take this course?

Course is a powerful resource for anyone working with numbers in business or academic environment.

In particular, this would be of great help for individuals working or aspiring to be in these roles - analysts, business consultants, trainers, marketing communication professionals, business managers, software developers and user interface designers

How to make best use of this course?

We have split this course into small lessons of 2-3 minutes. Each lesson has some practical take-aways in the form of dos, don’ts and guidelines. We would recommend you to pull out one of your current or old assignment and apply these concepts after each lesson.

Pre-requisites

Software / Tool Know-how: Course is not based on any specific tool. Core concepts covered can be used with any data analysis, charting or visualization tool like excel, powerpoint, Tableau, R-Tool etc.  

Basics of Data Analysis: We assume that students have some basic knowledge / working experience in data analysis and creating graphs / charts.

What are the requirements?

  • Software / Tool Know-how: Course is not based on any specific tool. Core concepts covered can be used with any data analysis, charting or visualization tool like excel, powerpoint, Tableau, R-Tool etc.
  • Basics of Data Analysis: We assume that students have some basic knowledge / working experience in data analysis and creating graphs / charts.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Communicate data effectively using graphs and tables
  • Create visuals from data, which are accurate, easy to understand and remember.

What is the target audience?

  • Course is a powerful resource for anyone working with numbers in business or academic environment. In particular, this would be of great help for individuals working or aspiring to be in these roles - analysts, business consultants, trainers, marketing communication professionals, business managers, software developers and user interface designers

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Who should take this course ?
01:36
Section 2: Know Your Message Clearly
Types of Data Relationships
03:50
Section 3: SELECTING THE BEST DISPLAY MEDIUM
Mediums to display data and quantitative messages
06:14
06:25
  • Visual Hierarchy - How humans prioritize visuals
03:58

Lecture will share strengths and drawbacks of commonly used graphs/charts. 

Section 4: Designing Visual
Adding Colours
04:27
Using Typography
02:44
Designing Tables
01:50

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Instructor Biography

Instructor Information Bakery, Information Designer

We are a firm specialized in information visualization and visual story telling in business environment. 

Our goal is to coach professionals from all walks of life, on basic concepts of visual communication - data visualization, infographics, presentations and  much more. Our experience in business consulting, visual communication and training provide us a good mix of experience to impart this knowledge. 

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