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PGTE

5598

Data Visualization

Parsons School of Design: Design and Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Data Visualization

Spring 2019

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: A

CRN: 2099

Credits: 3

At what point does data become narrative and how can we, as designers, facilitate this transformation? How can we design interfaces and systems that will draw on generated data to show compelling stories, patterns, and points of view? This course will allow students access to a variety of data sets and APIs from the public domain such as article text, metadata (keywords, geotags, etc.), and archival data. Using these APIs, students will develop generative interfaces and data visualization projects that create dynamic views into the news and data of the present and the past.

Open to: Masters degree in Design & Technology majors; others by permission of Design & Technology program.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Design and Technology (PGTE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 5:03pm 10/19/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1206

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019