Week 9: Datavisual

Lecture

Today we will be talking about the data visualization software I created called Datavisual. This tool makes it easy to design charts, graphs and maps for both print and web applications. We will be talking about how to create a bar chart, pie chart, choropleth map, centroid map and geo location map; how to upload data and export a PNG image, vector SVG and PDF as well as a interactive web-embed.

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Lecture Slides

In Class Assignment / Homework

Create a simple website with 3 different chart types on it. Use either your personal data or data that you have found online. Try to experiment with all the chart types available to you.

 

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