Data Visualisation

Data Visualisation is a widely recognised umbrella term to cover graphic representation of data and the ability to capture overall trends and patterns that inform real-time decision making.

Our course is designed for a community of learners to gain specific skills which the creative economy requires. In this field, technology meets science-based design to become understandable information for gaining insight and knowledge. You will learn to apply the concepts of data types learning to design industry solutions, perform data analysis using simple modelling techniques and understand functional aspects of tools to produce reports and dashboards.

Students will get access to real-time data and learn from experienced professionals and faculties having industry experience.

  • Location: Live online and e-learning (plus a final session in London)
  • Start date: Monday 3rd October 2022
  • Fees: £999
  • Mode of study: Part time
  • Duration: 12 weeks (+1 week break)
  • Entry requirements: Aged 18 or over, a good understanding of written and spoken English. No pre-requisite knowledge required, however designed for learners with prior professional experience and/or university-level study.

Meet your tutor

After graduating from Loughborough University with a first-class honours in Information Management, Laura Marulanda-Carter was funded to complete PhD research exploring human-computer interaction in public sector organisations.

Published in Journal of Systems and Information Technology, featured articles in The Telegraph and The Conversation, she took time away after research to start her own business before joining the education sector to co-design new qualifications in collaboration with consortium of employer partners including Microsoft, McAfee, Evidence Talks, Sainsbury’s, and VWFS.

A self-professed lifelong learner, Laura is also studying an MBA, acts as representative on behalf of UN Women UK, and has been recognised for her contributions as a Tech Women 100 Winner.

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Nesta’s work with creative clusters illustrates the expansion in online data sources and analytical toolkits that are available. As the potential value of data has increased it has become more important to make the data available to users, using tools like interactive data visualisation and dashboards.