Masterclass 2017 - Course 5: Data Visualisation and Infographic Design – Andy Kirk
16th May 17
This Masterclass will provide participants with an accessible and comprehensive introduction to data visualisation and infographic design.
The focus for the training is to teach the craft of this discipline, helping delegates to know what to think, when to think about and how to resolve all the analytical and design decisions involved in any data-driven challenge.
Objectives of this Masterclass include:
The workshop is structured around a proven design workflow. Across the sessions, you will build up, stage by stage, a detailed understanding of all the different aspects of decision-making that goes into any data visualisation or infographic design work.
The content is delivered through a blend of teaching, discussion, and group practice. The practical exercises vary in nature from evaluating works, conceiving ideas, identifying best-fit solutions and exploring data.
Who should attend
You might be an analyst, statistician or researcher looking to enhance the creativity and impact of your communications.
Perhaps you possess a creative flair, as a designer or developer, and you’re seeing to enhance your capabilities in relation to data-driven activities? Maybe you do not personally get involved in the analysis or communication of data but coordinate others who do?
This Masterclass will consist of 3 sessions held across the following evenings:
QPMR Points: 50 points
Speaker: Andy Kirk
Andy Kirk is a data visualisation specialist: A design consultant, training provider, lecturer, author, speaker, researcher, and editor of an award-winning website. Since founding Visualising Data Ltd in 2011, he has delivered over 185 public and private training workshop events in 17 countries.
Andy also holds lecturing positions, teaching data visualisation modules at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA, USA) and at Imperial College (UK).
He is the author of two books, with the most recent work published in 2016 by SAGE and titled ‘Visualising Data: A Handbook for Data Driven Design’.Workshop Registration:
AU $ 990 (Inc. GST)
$660 (Inc. GST)
AU $ 990.00 (Inc. GST)
19th Mar 17 12:00 AM
15th May 17 11:59 PM