Communicating with Data
2nd Cycle Studies - Mestrado
Proabability and statistics, programming, English language.
With this curricular unit, it is intended to equip students with knowledge and communication skills, focusing on learning the strategic and tactical use of data for the conduction of decision-making processes. It aims to increase the skills to communicate and use data tools through practice and real-world examples. Emphasis will be placed on the communication of quantitative information as well as the improvement of communication skills in general.
1. Explanatory analysis and communication
2. Graphs and data visualization
3. Identifying and eliminating visual clutter
4. Strategy: The importance of audience
5. Visual variables and principles
6. Ethics in reporting data
7. Decision-making processes
8. Storytelling with data
9. Case studies
Samuel de Oliveira Moniz
Resolution Problems: 30.0%
Research work: 30.0%
Knaflic, C. N. (2015). Storytelling with data: A data visualization guide for business professionals. Hoboken: Wiley.
Ware, C. (2010). Visual thinking: For design. Elsevier.
Tufte, E. R. (2006). Beautiful evidence (Vol. 1). Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press.
Ferguson, E. S. (1994). Engineering and the Mind's Eye. MIT press.