UTS Library

Data Visualisation for Beginners

Wed, 17 June, 2020
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM  Add to calendar


  • Online via Zoom

Data visualisation is an essential tool to communicate the significance of your research findings.

In this workshop, we cover the basic principles of data visualisation and easy-to-use software options to get you started. Just in time for the Visualise Your Thesis competition, which closes on 31st July with a first prize of $1000! 

This online workshop will show you how to:

  • Select visualisations that demonstrate the impact of your research
  • Color-code, style, format, and enhance your visualisations
  • Create basic visualisations in Microsoft Power BI
  • Explore visualisation beyond results; using video, animation, and creative media techniques.
  • Where to learn more; direct links to free courses and training supplied through UTS library subscriptions.

Before the workshop:

Download Power BI which is available through Office 365. Note, this software is only available for PCs.

  • Login with your UTS credentials at Office.com.
  • Select All Apps and then scroll down for Power BI
  • Follow the prompts to install the app

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