Learning to visualise data

Target group

Doctoral researchers 


Recommended time of completion first half of doctoral studies.

Completion methods

Pre-course reading task, theory and lectures on visualization, a visualization project, hands-on tasks, and a 1-2 page essay.


Topics covered in the course:

  • Introduction to visualization
  • Visual perception in action
  • Information design genres and methods
  • Visualization tools
  • Graphic design basics
  • Animated and interactive graphics

Assessment practices and criteria



100% attendance and completion of course assignments are required.

Teacher: Juuso Koponen