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This course is designed as a lecture/seminar dealing with data visualization from a largely psychological and historical perspective.

Course Description

Information visualization is the pictorial representation of data.

This course will examine a variety of issues related to data visualization from a largely psychological perspective, but will also touch upon other related communities of research and practice related to this topic:

We will consider visualization methods for a wide range of types of data from the points of view of both the viewer and designer/producer of graphic displays.


Grades will be based on the following components:

Re-use policy

The lecture slides, tutorials and R scripts linked here are available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license. They are available to everybody under the terms of this license and can be shared.

All other materials, notably course videos and support material files, should not be copied beyond your personal machines and hence are not available for redisitrbution.


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