840089 :Interactive Visualization (CSAI/HAIT/DJ/CD/BDM/NMD)


Voertaal Engels
Werkvorm: Plenary meetings and practical sessions (Collegerooster)
Tentamenvorm: Presentation (20%) and individual written report (80%) (Geen informatie over tentamendata bekend)
Studielast:6 ECTS credits
Inschrijving:Enrollment via Blackboard before start of lectures
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Dr F. Hermens

Doel van de cursus (alleen in het Engels beschikbaar)

The students will…

  • Be aware of interactive visualization as a (research) field.
  • Have practical experience with tools for creating interactive visualizations
  • Be able to evaluate and analyze interactive visualizations.
  • Formulate a research question and to collect and interpret data in
    order to answer the research question.

Inhoud van de cursus (alleen in het Engels beschikbaar)

This multidisciplinary course offers an introduction into the practice of interactive visualization. We will focus on coding tools developed for the purposes of visual encoding and discuss various chart types. Weekly practical sessions will allow the students to apply the learning material presented in the lectures. The practical sessions focus on the creation and evaluation of interactive visualizations.

Bijzonderheden (alleen in het Engels beschikbaar)

The course is organized as a combination of plenary lectures and practical hands-on group sessions. Attendance is optional but highly recommended. 

Connection to the Labor Market

In this course, students will learn how to create interactive visualizations for the purpose of data exploration and analysis as well as for communication purposes. The ability to create exploratory as well as explanatory visualizations is a very valuable job skill in data driven fields. 


The following component grades need to be a pass in order to pass the course:

  • Presentation (20%)
  • Individual written report (80%)

Verplichte literatuur

  1. Literature will be announced via Blackboard

Aanbevolen literatuur

  1. Literature will be announced via Blackboard

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