Data visualization (intensive)
Credits: 4 ECTS
Electives in advanced research methods and techniques
This course will teach techniques for presenting data in effective and visually attractive ways using the R programming language. The course is will allow students to develop R skills and will provide tools to effectively communicate data using different types of graphs. We will learn what makes a good and a bad graph and how to summarize different types of data. We will also review options to discover and illustrate hidden patterns in data and to identify relationships between two or more variables. This hands-on course will provide practical skills and teach how to develop creativity in explaining stories through data.