Aug 09, 2020  
2008-2009 University Catalogue 
    
2008-2009 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

GDES 336 - Visualizing Information


This elective course emphasizes the analytical understanding, purposeful structuring, and clear visual presentation of information-rich content. Issues of information design including accessibility, transparency, credibility, quantity, density, dimensionality, and utility, as well as universality and language independence are investigated. Applications including maps, guides, diagrams, instructions, timelines, charts, graphs, and tables are explored using both traditional and electronic media.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: GDES 201

Credits: 3 cr, 6 hrs