QBS 180: Data Visualization and Statistical Graphics

Course Director: Dr. Ramesh Yapalparvi & Dr. Eugene Demidenko

  • Course description: This course will teach best practices for visualizing data, including exploratory statistics and effective communication of statistical analysis. Students will become competent in engaging diverse audiences in the process of analytic thinking and decision making. Topics include principles of graphic design, perceptual psychology, dashboards, dimensionality reduction, statistical smoothing and 3D graphics. Students will become competent users of Tableau, R graphics and R-Shiny.
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