Summary of weight for course assignments:
Class ParticipationIt is expected that students will come to class, be prepared by doing the readings, and will pay attention and participate in discussions. Doing all three regularly will earn full credit. If you want to surf the internet on your laptop in class, take another course.
Homework AssignmentsHW 1 - Data Exploration and Analysis (3%)
HW 2 - Table and Graph Design (5%)
HW 3a - Visualizing Data with D3 (6%)
HW 3b - Multivariate Data Visual Design (6%)
HW 4 - Critiquing Commercial InfoVis Systems (7%)
HW 5 - Drawing a Graph (3%)
HW 6 - Visualization Design on Document Collections (6%)
HW 7 - Investigative Analysis: Putting the Pieces Together (5%)
ProjectDescription - Capstone term project
Late Turn-in: - For each class period late, 25% of the total grade will be deducted from an assignment's score.