Module 12: Data Visualization

Lecture Slides

Readings

Required: Zikmund Ch 25.

Required: Brooks, Taggert 2008. “Designing Graphs: Data Visualization” [pdf]

Recommended: Tufte, E. R. (2001). The Visual Display of Quantitative Information (2nd ed.). Cheshire, Conn.: Graphics Press.

Links

Edward Tufte

http://www.washington.edu/computing/training/560/zz-tufte.html

Practice

Identify the problems with these graphs: http://rankingamerica.wordpress.com/

Videos

Data Journalism

Video Multimedia: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVimVzgtD6w

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