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Visualise Your Thesis Competition: Data

In this guide:

Data Visualisation

Tableau - Tableau is a user-friendly, free data visualisation software. Students are eligible for a free one-year licence of Tableau Desktop. Otherwise, Tableau Public is free with some limited capabilities.

PowerBI - PowerBI is data visualisation software that allows a number of easy-to-format visualisations.

Tutorials

LinkedIn Learning: PowerBI Essential Training

LinkedIn Learning: Data Visualisation Tips and Tricks

LinkedIn Learning: Tableau Essential Training

Digital Storytelling courses

MIT Open Courseware - Visualisation for Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education

This course is an introduction to principles and techniques of visual communication, and provides opportunities for science and engineering majors to acquire practical skills in the visual computer arts, in a studio environment. Students will learn how to create graphics for print and web, animations, and interactive media, and how to use these techniques to effectively communicate scientific and engineering concepts for learning and teaching.