Comprehensive course analysis
Who should attend
This course is designed as an introductory course for anyone with an interest in data storytelling. Specifically:
- Participants working in client facing roles, interacting with various stakeholders or departments within the organisation, leading teams or working with data analysis/data visualisation regularly would find this course useful
- Participants with a work experience of 2 years or more will appreciate this course better
About the course
Data visualisation is about using information design to present data visually. It consists of three main parts, namely data, visualisation and storytelling. In fact, data visualisation becomes a new language for storytelling. It is important for professionals to express complex ideas in simplest manner, using visualisation to tell a story via graphical depiction of statistical information.
The course aims to equip the participants with essential knowledge and skills to effectively collate and consolidate data, to quickly present data in the most interesting visual manner, to accurately analyse and interpret the hidden trends and patterns, and to concisely improve decision making.
Our instructors who possess a wealth of industry experience will use real life examples and hands on workshops to help participants apply descriptive and diagnostic techniques; select appropriate charts and graphs; create powerful presentations; design productive dashboards and create viral infographics.
At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:
- Apply different types of data related questions and analytics patterns
- Deconstruct principles of data visualisation
- Apply exploratory, descriptive and diagnostic analysis
- Apply storytelling framework
- Create presentations that effectively present the data story
- Design a dashboard for achieving business outcomes
- Design and Create Infographics for broad communication
What Will Be Covered
- Data story boarding framework and workshop
- Visual selection framework and workshop
- Best practices of visualisation and presentation, theory and workshop
- Dashboarding concepts and workshop
- Infographics best practices and workshop
Charles lectures and consults on artificial intelligence, knowledge engineering and knowledge management. He has been a principal investigator, project manager, supervisor and developer for many knowledge based systems project in Canada and Singapore. Previously, he was a research scientist with ...
Nirmal is an Analytics professional with 18 years of experience in building practices from ground up in Asia. He has Co-founded and successfully exited from two Analytics companies. The first was Fractal Analytics, India’s leading third party analytics provider and the second: Mobius Innovations,...
Brandon is currently an Associate in Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore (NUS-ISS). He completed his study in Computer Science, major in Software Engineering and Artificial Intelligence. Under the NUS full time research scholarship sponsored by The Logistics Institute -...
Prakash is an Associate Lecturer in Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore (NUS-ISS). He taught for various analytics modules at School of Information Systems, SMU Singapore for nearly three years prior to joining NUS-ISS. He holds a MS degree in IT in Business Analytics ...
Jen Hong develops algorithms. He specializes in deep learning, image processing and medical image diagnosis. He designs illustrations, web page and posters. He plays piano. He invented a mathematical model to analyze dry eye. He used deep learning to correct medical images. He trained deep learni...
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Christine is currently a Principal Lecturer and Consultant with the NUS ISS. She has worked in both public and private sectors (including tourism, fast moving consumer goods, transport & logistics sectors, education etc) where she led commercial excellence and analytics as well as market res...
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