ANT 191: Data visualization

This course is geared towards students interested in learning cutting-edge data visualization techniques for scientific publications, web articles or to communicate scientific findings to the public.
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Faculty

Damien Caillaud

Units

4

Prerequisites

Upper division standing.

Quarters

Spring 2019

Description

 

As the amount of data generated by scientists grows exponentially, efficiently communicating key findings to peers and to the public is becoming critical. Knowing 3D visualization, video editing, Geographic Information Systems, interactive graph creation and other techniques broadens researchers’ and science communicators’ audience and increases their impact. These skills also open exciting career opportunities at the border between science and art.