STA313H1: Data Visualization

Hours

24L/12P

An introduction to data visualization and the use of visual and interactive representations of data to support human cognition. This course covers visualization techniques and algorithms based on principles from graphic design, perceptual psychology, cognitive science, and human-computer interaction. Topics include: graphic design, interaction, perception and cognition, communication, and ethics. Computational tutorials involve design review, implementation, and testing of information visualizations.

Prerequisite
At least 70% in CSC108H1/CSC110Y1 or at least 60% in CSC148H1/CSC111H1; STA238H1/STA248H1/STA261H1/ECO227Y1
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)