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Mearns Centre for Learning - McPherson Library, Room A308

3800 Finnerty Road

Victoria, BC V8P 5C2

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Are you a UVic student or Staff member and want to learn more about data visualization and mapping? If so, then this hands-on workshop will give you an introduction. Once you’ve completed this session you will be able to do or be aware of the following:

  • The use cases & visualization styles possible
  • Why “cleaning” data is necessary & clean it a Google Sheet or Excel Spreadsheet
  • Create a Google Sheets bar graph
  • Create a Google Sheets pie chart
  • Create a Google Sheets bubble chart mapping 3 data points
  • Create a Google My Map using Open Data
  • Find open data online
  • Collaborative data gathering
  • Know how to publish visualization and/or tables to the web. And collaborate with others
  • Storymap JS
  • Timeline JS
  • Juxtapose JS
  • Awareness of other more advanced tools like Tableau, & QGIS.

Note: If you register using this online form your personal information will be retained by Eventbrite, a private company located outside of Canada. If you'd like to register for this class but keep your personal data within Canada, please email us and let us know the date and time of the session you would like to attend: dscommons@uvic.ca

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Mearns Centre for Learning - McPherson Library, Room A308

3800 Finnerty Road

Victoria, BC V8P 5C2

Canada

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