Understanding Data Visualization
Visual Data Thinking
The ability to visualize data is a simple but critical skill. This course empowers you to tell compelling stories with your visuals for both yourself and the wider business. Learn how a basic knowledge of visual hierarchies can ensure your visuals make a huge impact.
Beginner 11 Lessons 60 Minutes CPD Credits
About This Course
Clear, concise visuals allow you to make sense of your data and ensure your ideas are communicated effectively. This course introduces you to basic visual design concepts.
You will learn how people interpret visualizations. You’ll explore which charts are appropriate for certain scenarios. You will also see how simple additions can be made to your charts to maximize their effect.
By the end of this course, you will have a broad understanding of why certain visuals are more effective than others and will be ready to start creating your own compelling visuals.
Explain how people interpret visualizations
Tell stories using visualizations
Select the right charts for different situations
Outline the components of the visual language hierarchy
Use location, size, gradients, color, and shape in your charts
Evaluate the visuals on a dashboard
Improve the use of visualizations in your company