Netherlands, Utrecht (Zeist, Woudschoten Campus)

Storytelling with Data Visualization

when 22 July 2013 - 2 August 2013
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 1160

Data visualization and infographics are used as effective communication strategies across different fields inclusive of journalism, branding and marketing. Data visualization is a valuable communication strategy. It amplifies cognition and information impact by making information not only more understandable/accessible, but also graphic, social and interactive.

The course is a comprehensive introduction to data visualization design and storytelling methods, practices and trends. Some of the topics we will explore are: visualization design and concept methodology (e.g. how to critically approach your data), working with dataset, visualizations tools and resources and tools, creatively using bar charts, Google maps, visualize text and more.
The working language of the course will be English.

Course leader

Radmila Radojevic

Target group

People interested in developing strategies to make all kinds of information more accessible and attractive by means of graphic and interactive media.

Course aim

People who have finished this course can find solutions for making any kind of complex data accessible and attractive for potential target groups by means of graphic and interactive media.

Credits info

3 ECTS
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 1160: Course + course materials + housing + mealplan

Scholarships

Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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