Module 6: Stories, Maps and Layouts

In this module we will be learning about how to create narratives with our visualizations, visualize geographical data, and layout our plots effectively.

0Module Learning Outcomes

1Telling Stories with Visualization

2True or False: Once Upon a Time ...

3...Happily Ever After: Narrative Components

4Analysis Narrative - Short Stories

5Visualizing geographical data

6True or False: Getting Geo With It!

7Where Are We, With Geography?

8Geography with Gapminder

9Figure layouts

10True or False: Concatenating Plots

11Lay it All Out!

12Placing Penguins Properly

13What Did We Just Learn?

About this course

In this course we will be learning how to create effective data visualizations to strengthen our exploratory data analysis skills and our ability to communicate insights to others.

About the program

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a comprehensive research-intensive university, consistently ranked among the 40 best universities in the world. The Key Capabilities in Data Science program was launched in September 2020 and is developed and taught by many of the same instructors as the UBC Master of Data Science program.