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AGRA0902
Informaation visualisointi

AGRA0902
Envisioning Information


Unterricht · lectures

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The course has started on thursday · 5. Sept. 2013 at lapin yliopisto »pöykkölä campus«

class 2013




As promised here are the links and downloads according to this course:

Linklist according to the lecture from 5. Sept.: »ISOTYPE and the Visual Education«

Linklist according to the 1st part of our lecture from 6. sept.: »Envisioning Information«
Linklist according to the 2nd part of our lecture from 6. sept.: »Visual Explanations«

Linklist according to our lecture from 9. sept.: »Visual and statistical Thinking«

Linklist according to our lecture from 10. sept.: »Perspective« (graphical) ›Foreshortening‹

Linklist according to the 1st part of our lecture from 11. sept.: »Transmission model of communication«
Linklist according to the 2nd part of our lecture from 11. sept.: »The Cognitive Style of ›PowerPoint‹ «

Linklist according to our lecture from 23. sept.: »Perception of Cartographic Representations«

Linklist according to the 1st part of our lecture from 24. Sept. »wayshowing · wayfinding«
Linklist according to the 2nd part of our lecture from 24. Sept. »Cluster & Dataclouds«

Linklist according to the 1st part of our lecture from 25. Sept. »Mobile application design«
Linklist according to the 2nd part of our lecture from 25. Sept. »Ethnic stereotypes«

We had our final presentation on 26. Sept. ⇒ Course exercise and see the achievements:
›tell the story of »Romeo & Juliet« (William Shakespeare's tragic tale of love and death) visually‹









Aihe on: · Topic of this course:

Today graphics are used everywhere, information needs to be explained and comprehend very quick. Their extensively use structuring particulars will lead us to the development of a visual language in the 20th century and we will disclose the secret on how to make effective graphics. In this course, we will think about signs and what elements signs are consisting, come up to maps and their representations of the actual world and will end up to the process of make an information graphic for storytelling from static, printed media to interactive infographic on the Internet or in TV.

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thanks to neomam.com



Icons for inspiration:

»The Noun Project«      The Noun Project, LLC; Los Angeles, CA (USA)      english
»Pictograms«;       Eco-Mo Foundation, Gobancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (JP)      english,
The symbol signs designed by AIGA and the U.S. Department of Transportation,
   they are an example of how public-minded designers can address a universal communication need.
    english,

Poovaiah, Ravi: Application of Signage Systems       interactive
Signs, Symbols, Pictograms & Infographics: Discussion & Downloads       collection



Literature:

van Wijk, Jarke J.: »The Value of Visualization«
     Dept. Mathematics and Computer Science Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (NL)     PDF, download

An introduction to »Modern Hyroglyphs«
     Dan D Shafer, lecturer, Seattle, Washington (USA)     PDF, download




This is a Hoax:
›There Is No Homework In Finland!‹, Marina Biljak

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speaker

Some of the interactive infographic examples we will explore may include audio,
it could be helpful to use headphones, fitting in the computer Line out (3.5 mm jack)
otherwise you are obliged to adjust your volume not interfering the lecture
or your fellow students.




Literature:

Byrne, David: »Learning to Love PowerPoint«      wired.com, CondeNet, Inc.; New York, NY 10036
     online

Friendly, Michael; Denis, Daniel J.: ›Milestones in the History of Thematic Cartography, Statistical Graphics,
     and Data Visualization‹;      Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, Toronto, Ontario (CAN)
     interactive
Harris, Robert L.: ›Information Graphics: A Comprehensive Illustrated Reference‹; the book,
     ISBN-13: 978-0195135329
     online
Pettersson, Rune Ph.D.: ›It Depends: Information Design ? Principles and Guidelines‹;      ISBN: 91-85334-24-3
     free download

Rojas, Francisca M. (Ed): ›new york talk exchange‹; the book,      ISBN 978 0 09794774 1 6
     MoMA Design and Book Store, www.amazon.com (coming soon)
Tanner, W. P., Jr. and Swets, J. A.: »The evidence for a decision-making theory of visual detection«
     Psychological Review, 61, 401-409. Teller, D.Y. (1955)
     download

Tufte, Edward R.: ›The cognitive style of PowerPoint‹;      ISBN: 0-961392150
    Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library:
    For staff use only (ei lainata) ⋅
     TAID Weplay Tufte Edward

Tufte, Edward R.: ›Envisioning information‹;      ISBN: 0-961392118
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat ⋅
      TAID K Tufte Edward R.

Tufte, Edward R.: ›The visual display of quantitative information‹;      ISBN: 0-9613921-4-2
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat ⋅
      TAID K Tufte Edward R.

Tufte, Edward R.: ›Visual explanations : images and quantities, evidence and narrative‹;
     ISBN: 0-961392126

      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat ⋅
      TAID K Tufte Edward R.




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