QBS 180: Data Visualization

Course Director: Dr. Ramesh Yapalparvi 

  • Course description: Biomedical and health data visualization is an important and necessary step of preliminary statistical analysis. "A picture is worth a thousand words" is the impetus of this course. This course will teach best practices for visualizing data, including exploratory statistics and effective communication of statistical analysis. Data visualization is a key component that all data scientists’ needs to be fluent in. Students will become competent users of Tableau, R graphics and R-Shiny. Real-life biomedical and heath related data will be used thought-out the course.
  • Prerequisites:
    • Coursework: N/A
    • Programming: N/A