CMS.631 Data Storytelling Studio

Class Info

Explores visualization methodologies to conceive and represent systems and data, e.g., financial, media, economic, political, etc. Covers basic methods for research, cleaning, and analysis of datasets. Introduces creative methods of data presentation and storytelling. Considers the emotional, aesthetic, ethical, and practical effects of different presentation methods as well as how to develop metrics for assessing impact. Work centers on readings, visualization exercises, and a final project. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has no prerequisites.

CMS.631 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by R. Bhargava.

Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 4-261.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, CMS.631 was rated 6.3 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the site or on the CMS.631 Stellar site.

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