This course focuses on the visual design, structure, and organization of information as applied to library and information environments and web site design. Topics include visualization literacy, usability research, theories of visual perception and cognition, visualization models, visual analytics, and data graphics. The emphasis is on user and tasK-centered design for developing and evaluating visualization-based tools for various types of data. Practical work with visualization technologies will be included.

Academic Career: Graduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Grad LG/SNC Basis
Course Requirements: CREQ: LIS 2600 or LIS 2610; PROG: School of Information Science or Sch Computing and Information
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3