Information Visualization / Visualização de Informação

Program: 
MHCI
Program: 
MEI
Program: 
MET
Calendar: 
M-ITI
Semester: 
Spring
Lecturers: 
Robert Spence
Credits: 
3.7 ECTS
To instill, in the student:
 
• An awareness of the potential offered by information visualization.
• A familiarity with the underlying concepts of information visualization, achieved via a series of design exercises.
• An ability to assess whether information visualization is relevant to your personal and professional interests.
• An ability to make some immediate use of the techniques discussed.
• An ability to assess both the benefits and shortcomings of available software products involving information visualization.
Readings: 
For this very short workshop just one specific reference is adequate:
 
Information Visualization: Design for Interaction (Second edition)
Robert Spence
Prentice-Hall 2007
ISBN 0-132-0655-09 or 9-780-132-0655-04
 
However, at the time of the workshop a third edition of the above text will be available in a form that will have been submitted to publishers. That copyrighted material can be made available digitally and confidentially to those attending the workshop.this very short workshop just one specific reference is adequate:
 
Information Visualization: Design for Interaction (Second edition)
Robert Spence
Prentice-Hall 2007
ISBN 0-132-0655-09 or 9-780-132-0655-04
 
However, at the time of the workshop a third edition of the above text will be available in a form that will have been submitted to publishers. That copyrighted material can be made available digitally and confidentially to those attending the workshop.
Evaluation: