Using Storytelling to Effectively Communicate Data

Learn To Apply Techniques For Data Visualization
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  • Lectures 21
  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
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  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

This Using Storytelling to Effectively Communicate Data training course, will provide you with a framework for overcoming common deficiencies in visual communication, as well as how to leverage a story structure to introduce complex graphics in ways that entice and engage your audience. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, although knowledge of basic visualization concepts is recommended.

You will start by learning about the challenges in visual communication, then jump into learning about the storytelling solution. From there, Michael will teach you how to use storytelling to ensure clarity, as well as how to entice and engage audiences. This video tutorial also covers how to humanize content and personalize stories. Finally, you will learn about implementation, such as tool selection, using slide decks and Google charts, and web platforms.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of organizing and presenting complex information using data visualization. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • This course is designed for the absolute beginner, although knowledge of basic visualization concepts is recommended.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Overcoming common deficiencies in visual communication
  • How to leverage a story structure to introduce complex graphics in ways that entice and engage your audience
  • visual communication

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in developing their visual communication skills

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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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Important - Download These First - Working Files
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Article
Course Overview And About The Author
Preview
03:56
How To Access Your Working Files
Preview
03:22
Section 2: Challenges In Visual Communication
Role Of Visual Communication
Preview
01:56
Aims Of Data Visualization
03:17
Emerging Limitations And Underlying Challenges
02:59
Section 3: The Storytelling Solution
Why Storytelling Is A Solution
03:21
Design Story
08:03
Story Structure In Visualization
03:46
Section 4: Avoiding Confusion
Using Storytelling To Ensure Clarity
02:57
Analyzing A Chord Diagram
06:06
Section 5: Enticing And Engaging Audiences
Role Of Storytelling In Engagement
02:08
Hooking Your Audience
03:34
Providing Context
04:21
Section 6: Humanizing Content
Humanizing Through Storytelling
03:25
Personalized Stories
05:04
Section 7: Implementation
Tool Selection
05:15
Using Slide Decks And Google Charts
06:40
Tableau
09:40
Web Platforms
06:40
Section 8: Conclusion
Wrap Up
06:18

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Infinite Skills, High Quality Training

Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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