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Workshop: Data Visualization Principles

June 9, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Instructor: Dr. Duncan Temple Lang

Date: June 9, 2017

Time: 12:00pm

Description: 

In this workshop led by DSI Director and Professor of Statistics Duncan Temple Lang, we’ll discuss best practices for displaying different types of static data. This is about designing data visualizations rather than the software and instructions we use to actually render them. We’ll cover some basic principles to keep in mind, explore different types of plots, critique some good and bad examples of displaying data and how to think about creating effective plots.

Prerequisites:

None.

Resources:

video

Details

Date:
June 9, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Organizer

DataLab: Data Science and Informatics (DSI)
Website:
https://datalab.ucdavis.edu

Venue

Shields Library, room 360