Major Studio 1

Parsons School of Design: Data Visualization

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Major Studio 1

Fall 2020

Taught By: Richard The

Section: A

CRN: 3077

Credits: 6

This course teaches students the fundamentals of data visualization so that they can design solutions for a wide range of contemporary data visualization scenarios. Students will learn the fundamentals of data visualization programming tools necessary to complete their projects in this studio course as well as the communication skills to collaborate with programmers and social scientists in professional contexts. Throughout the course students will look at historic and contemporary design precedents, understand where data comes from, explore data to find meaningful communication themes, and consider the privacy and social responsibility aspects of the work. Additionally, students will explore how to successfully and critically apply their skills of communication design to data visualization and information aesthetics.

Open to: Masters degree in Data Visualization majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Data Visualization (PGDV)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 20

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:17pm 1/20/2021 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 10:30am - 1:10pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 9/1/2020 - 12/15/2020

Days: Thursday

Times: 10:30am - 1:10pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 9/3/2020 - 12/17/2020