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Visualisation: visual representations of data and information
Visualisation: visual representations of data and information

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand what is meant by the term ‘visualisation’ within the context of data and information

  • interpret and create a range of visual representations of data and information

  • recognise a range of visualisation models such as cartograms, choropleth maps and hyperbolic trees

  • select an appropriate visualisation model to represent a given data set

  • recognise when visualisations are presenting information in a misleading way.