Introduction to data visualisation

Open to
Everyone
Training category
Data visualisation
Type of training
Online
Length
2 hours
Organiser
Analysis Function Support and Delivery Team
Provider
Analysis Function Support and Delivery Team
Location
Online

Description

This course aims to:

  • provide an overview of good practice in the design and presentation of tables, graphs and maps and the use of colour
  • outline the core principles and theoretical issues in the development of data visualisations
  • explain how people think about data visualisations

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will have developed awareness of:

  • basic design principles that can be applied to static tables and graphs to ensure effective communication
  • how to apply best practice in the development of tables, graphs, maps and colour schemes
  • the use of data visualisation for reference and demonstration purposes

How to book

Please use your Learning Hub account to access this course online. If you do not have a Learning Hub account, please contact gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk.

Webinar recording

A recording of a data visualisation webinar, based on this training, is now available on the Analysis Function YouTube channel.

Compelling insights through data visualisations (webinar recording).

Contact

Email: gsshelp@statistics.gov.uk