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Last approved: Tue, 02 May 2017 08:03:43 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 01 May 2017 13:49:51 GMT

College of Professional Studies
Integrated Information, Science, and Technology (PSIS)
Data Visualization
Data Visualization
Fall 2017
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students in the BPS in IIST program
PSIS 2105


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Data visualization fundamentals; theoretical and practical concepts related to creating visually appealing graphics using data; current and emerging software and web development tools.
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
• Gain practical experience in developing static and dynamic visualizations
• Explore variety of techniques to showcase the best representation of the data in order to
tell a meaningful story
• Articulate best practices in data visualization
• Work comfortably in Excel, Tableau, JavaScript & D3 to create artful visuals
• Develop critical thinking skills and practice oral and written communication skills
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gharris (Sun, 02 Apr 2017 18:41:52 GMT): Rollback: Please resubmit with a bulletin-ready course description, i.e., 1-2 lines covering only main topics/themes, no future tense or self referencing ("We will..." or "This course provides...") See, e.g., PSIS 4138.
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