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 or at least 60% in CSC148H1; STA238H1/​STA248H1/​STA261H1/​ECO227Y1

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)