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Consultations

All consultations will be in using zoom. Check Moodle for the links.

Tentative Schedule

There are no lectures or tutorials during the midsemester break.

Week Slides Tutorial Topic Resources Assessments
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1 Basic communication theory and practice Why storytelling is so powerful in the digital era. Why storytelling is more trustworthy than presenting data. Making data mean more through storytelling.
2 Introduction to web technologies Introduction to Data Technologies Ch 2-4
3 Communicating data with interactive web apps Mastering Shiny
4 Data storytelling on the web Quarto Guide
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B:
Statistical model outputs and data tables Assessment 1 due Tue 23 Aug 11:55 PM
6 Effective data visualisation Fundamentals of Data Visualization
7 Captivating statistical presentations Blog entry due Tue 6 Sep 11:55 PM
8 Clearly communicating with code R Packages Video group discussion due Tue 13 Sep 11:55 PM
9 Stylishly communicating with code R Packages
Midsemester Break (1 week)
10 Case study I Spencer (2022, Feb. 17). Data in Wonderland. Section 1. Assessment 2 due Tue 4 Oct 11:55 PM
11 Case study II Spencer (2022, Feb. 17). Data in Wonderland. Section 2.
12 Case study III Spencer (2022, Feb. 17). Data in Wonderland. Section 3. Assessment 3 due Tue 18 Oct 11:55 PM
Oral exam Mon 24 or Tue 25 Oct