Course Materials

There are only two required readings for this course: 

SESSION 1: John Emerson, “Visualizing Information for Advocacy: An Introduction to Information Design,” Tactical Technology Collective, 2008.

SESSION 4: Edward Tufte, “The Cognitive Style of Powerpoint” (Graphics Press, November 2004). This reading will be distributed by email.

Here you will find slideshows and exercise files from lessons and demonstrations conducted in class. These will be posted by the day of each class for your reference both in class and afterward.

SESSION 1

SESSION 2

Exercise Materials: Households Data SetSample IconSample Photo

SESSION 3

SESSION 4

Exercise Materials: Sample Continuum DiagramSample Matrix

SESSION 5

How to Plan for a Visual Story