Introduction to infographics and Data Visualization: first massive online course

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is launching its first “massive open online course” or MOOC, a new kind of e-learning program designed for a large number of students – it is free and accessible to anyone from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection. The first Knight Center MOOC will be Introduction to Infographics and Data Visualization, taught in English by Alberto Cairo.

Introduction to Infographics and Data Visualization from Knight Center on Vimeo.

A must 🙂

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The Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant

Image http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/uk/jubilee/article3434636.ece#tab-5

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FA Cup and Champs League

Interactive football graphics for The Times

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FA Cup Final

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/sport/football/article3404316.ece

 

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Champs League final

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/sport/football/clubs/chelsea/article3419289.ece

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Wind map

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Just beautiful!
A personal art project by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg. To see with the latest Chrome browser

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The Data Journalism Handbook

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Free, open source reference book, fruit of an international, collaborative effort involving dozens of data journalism’s leading advocates and best practitioners. For anyone interested in data and in journalism.Image 

http://datajournalismhandbook.org/1.0/en/

The Data Journalism Handbook is an initiative of the European Journalism Centre and the Open Knowledge Foundation

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Excel manual for data journalists

This handbook is for all who wants to master the numbers via a spreadsheet.
By Elena Egawhary.
CIJ website. Direct link to the handbook.

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American Migration

An interactive visualization by Jon Bruner for Forbes
http://www.forbes.com/special-report/2011/migration.html

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